DURHAM, N.H. - Fans can get their first look at the 2002-03 University of New Hampshire women's basketball team this Sunday, November 10, when the 'Cats face IstroBanka, a club team from Slovakia, in an exhibition game. Tipoff is set for 1 p.m. at Lundholm Gymnasium.
The Wildcats return eight players, including four starters, from last year's team that reached the semifinals of the America East tournament. Among the returnees are junior center Maren Matthias (Guilford, Conn.), the team's leading scorer and rebounder in 2001-02, America East Third Team selection Aubrey Danen (Oconomowoc, Wis.) and America East All-Rookie Team honoree Geneva Livingston (Red Bank, N.J.). The 'Cats also have four freshmen on the roster this season.
UNH opens the regular season Friday, November 22, when it hosts Manhattan College in a 7 p.m. game at Lundholm.