YSU Women to face UMBC in WBI Quarterfinals

The winner of Saturday's contest will advance to face the winner of Stetson/Louisiana on either march 23rd or 24th in the WIB Semifinals.

The Penguins lost to Valparaiso, 77-60 Thursday in Horizon League play.

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – The YSU Women’s Basketball Team will face UMBC in the Quarterfinals of the Women’s Basketball Invitational on Saturday afternoon.  Tipoff is set for 2PM from Beeghly Center.

The Retrievers knocked off Fairfield on Thursday, 61-49, and enter the contest with an overall record of 18-13.

Following Wednesday’s 67-60 win over Stony Brook, YSU is now 20-12 overall.  That marks the eleventh 20-win campaign in the storied history of YSU Women’s Basketball.

It will be the first-ever meeting between UMBC and YSU.

The winner of Saturday’s contest will advance to face the winner of Stetson/Louisiana on either march 23rd or 24th in the WIB Semifinals.

The WIB Championship game will be held on either march 26th or 27th.

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