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    2012-13 Big Ten Women's Basketball Schedule Announced

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    Joe McKeown and the Wildcats open B1G play on Jan. 3 at Penn State.

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    Joe McKeown and the Wildcats open B1G play on Jan. 3 at Penn State.
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    Aug. 31, 2012

    2012-13 Northwestern Women's Basketball Schedule

    EVANSTON, Ill. - The Big Ten Conference announced on Friday the 2012-13 conference women's basketball schedule. Northwestern opens its 2012-13 Big Ten women's basketball slate Jan. 3 against Penn State in State College.

    Game times and television designations will be announced at a later date.

    Following the league opener against the Nittany Lions and a visit to Indiana to take on the Hoosiers, Joe McKeown and his squad return to Evanston for their home opener at Welsh-Ryan Arena on Thursday, Jan. 10 against Illinois and a matchup with Michigan on Thursday, Jan. 17.

    In addition to the Illini and Wolverines, Northwestern will welcome Indiana, Michigan State, Nebraska, Ohio State, Wisconsin and Iowa to Welsh-Ryan during the season.

    The Wildcats will travel to take on Penn State, Indiana, Illinois, Purdue, Iowa, Minnesota, Michigan State and Michigan in Conference play during the campaign.

    The 2013 Big Ten Women's Basketball Tournament is scheduled for March 7-10 at the Sears Centre in Hoffman Estates, Ill.

    For ticket information please call 888-GO-PURPLE.

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