The Wisconsin women’s basketball team has released its 2017-18 non-conference schedule which features games against six 2017 post-season teams and six 20-win teams.
The Badgers face NCAA tournament teams Green Bay (27-6), Syracuse (22-11) and Marquette (25-8) as well as WNIT participant George Washington (20-10). Women’s Basketball Invitational teams Milwaukee (22-12) and UT-Rio Grande Valley (19-14) will also face the Badgers.
Following an exhibition game against UW-Platteville on Nov. 5, the Badgers open the regular season with three-straight home games. A rematch with Charlotte (21-10) on Nov. 12 is followed by home games against Green Bay and Southern University (16-17).
Wisconsin spends the Thanksgiving holiday in the U.S. Virgin Islands, participating in the Paradise Jam. UW will take on Syracuse, George Washington and Vanderbilt (14-16) in the tournament. [Read more…]