Penn State Basketball

Penn State Lady Lions to play in Preseason WNIT

Penn State will start the 2014-15 season with the Preseason WNIT.

The Lady Lions are part of the 16-team field announced Wednesday by Triple Crown Sports. The tournament, made up of three games for each team, opens with the first round on Nov. 14-15 and ends with the championship game on Sunday, Nov. 23 at 3 p.m. The tournament bracket with game times and dates will be set in June.

The tournament field includes: Albany, Arkansas State, Central Arkansas, Colorado, Eastern Kentucky, Jackson State, Mercer, Mississippi State, North Dakota, Rider, Seton Hall, St. Francis Brooklyn, Towson, West Virginia, and Western Kentucky.

Penn State competed in the 2002 Preseason WNIT, ultimately losing to Kansas State in the championship.