Women's Basketball Opens 2017-18 Season November 17

Women's Basketball Opens 2017-18 Season November 17

2017-18 Women's Basketball Schedule

OWINGS MILLS, Md. - The Stevenson University women's basketball team will play their season opener on Friday, November 17 at 7pm against RIT at Swarthmore, Pa in the first round of the Swarthmore Tip-Off Tournament to kick off a 25-game schedule.

The Mustangs face Houghton in the second round of the tournament the following day, before the home opener on Tuesday, November 21 against Salisbury at 7pm. The team has two home games the following weekend against Stevens and Virginia Wesleyan.  November wraps up with the MAC Commonwealth opener at Albright on November 29.

Stevenson starts off the month of December facing Widener in their first conference game at home on Saturday, December 2 at 1pm. Four days later, the Mustangs take on Lebanon Valley on Wednesday, December 6 at 8pm.   The month wraps up with three road contests, the last December 18 at Marymount (Va.).

After a 15-day layoff, Stevenson returns to action January 3 at home against Messiah.  The Mustangs are also home in January on three consecutive Saturdays against Alvernia (Jan. 13), Arcadia (Jan. 20) and Albright (Jan. 27)

February has four regular season games, with the final home game set for February 10 against Lycoming.  The regular season closesout at Alvernia February 13, with the MAC Commonwealth tournament kicking off February 19.  The league semifinals are set for February 21, with the title game slated for February 24.

Stevenson finished 19-10 last season and reached the semifinals of the ECAC Championship.