WIU women’s basketball releases 2019-20 schedule

MACOMB, Ill. (NEWS3) — The Western Illinois University women’s basketball team released its schedule for the 2019-20 season.

The Leathernecks begin their season at Missouri on Nov. 5, and travel to Des Moines, Iowa, on Nov. 24 to take on Drake. The Tigers and Bulldogs advanced to the NCAA Tournament last season.

Other key nonconference dates include home games against Bradley (Nov. 20) and Southeast Missouri State (Dec. 17) and road games at Purdue (Nov. 17) and Illinois State (Dec. 4).

WIU hosts South Dakota on Dec 29th in its Summit League opener. The Leathernecks wrap up the regular season with road games against Oral Roberts (Feb. 27) and Denver (Feb. 29).