Florida women set for WNIT opener
Published: Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 6:15 a.m.
Last Modified: Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 2:55 p.m.
Florida women's basketball
What: First round of the Women's National Invitational Tournament
Who: Florida (18-14, 6-10 SEC) vs. Florida International University (19-12, 12-8 Sun Belt)
Where: U.S. Century Bank Arena (5,000) in Miami
When: Thursday, 7 p.m.
Gainesville-area radio: 99.5 FM
Of note: FIU's Cindy Russo is in her 36th year of being a head coach (689-363) and her 34th at FIU (649-341). ... UF's Jaterra Bonds and Jennifer George received honorable mention All-SEC honors.
Up next: The winner meets the winner of the game between Florida Gulf Coast (27-6) and Winthrop (20-11) in the second round to be played either Saturday, Sunday or Monday on a campus site to be determined.