Oct. 22, 1997
Notre Dame Women's Basketball Team to Appear Twice on Eight-Game Big East Television Package
Notre Dame, Ind. --- The Notre Dame women's basketball team, coming off an NCAA Final Four appearance in 1997, will appear twice on the eight-game BIG EAST television package during the 1997-98 season.
Irish contests against Connecticut on December 6 at the Joyce Center and versus Boston College in Chestnut Hill, Mass. on January 17, will be televised. Both game times have been rescheduled from previous announced scheduling. The Notre Dame-Connecticut matchup, originally slated for a 2:00 p.m. tipoff, will now begin at noon, while the start time of the Notre Dame-Boston College game has been changed to 6:00 p.m. (originally scheduled for 2:00 p.m.).
Both BIG EAST Championship semifinal contests on March 2 also will be televised. Rutgers University will host the 1998 league tournament which will be held at the Louis Brown Athletic Center in Piscataway, N.J.
1997-98 BIG EAST Women's Basketball Television Package
Sat., December 6 Connecticut at NOTRE DAME Noon Sat., January 17 NOTRE DAME at Boston College 6:00 p.m. Sun., January 18 Georgetown at Providence 2:00 p.m. Sat., January 31 Miami at Georgetown 2:00 p.m. Sun., February 1 Syracuse at Connecticut Noon Sat., February 7 Connecticut at Providence 7:30 p.m. Sat., February 14 Rutgers at Seton Hall 2:00 p.m. Sat., February 21 Boston College at Rutgers 2:00 p.m. Mon., March 2 BIG EAST Semifinals 6:00 p.m.