#22 Women's Basketball Set to Take on #17 Indiana Tech in WHAC Tournament Semifinals

#22 Women's Basketball Set to Take on #17 Indiana Tech in WHAC Tournament Semifinals

With it's Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference tournament victory in the quarterfinals on Wednesday, the No. 22 ranked Siena Heights women's basketball team will be heading to No. 17 Indiana Tech on Saturday, Feb. 25 for the WHAC tournament semifinals. 

The 3rd-seed Saints defeated Cornerstone in the first round with a score of 74-49, while the 2nd-seed Warriors knocked off Concordia 72-68.

SHU split contests in the regular season with ITU, dropping the contest on Nov. 19, 2016 with a score of 83-81, and then defeating Indiana Tech 69-64 on Jan. 14, 2017. 

The winner of Saturday's contest will advance to the WHAC tournament finals on Monday, Feb. 27. Siena Heights or Indiana Tech will face the winner of Davenport vs. Lawrence Tech.

Tipoff for the semifinals on Saturday is set for 1 p.m.

First Round (at higher seeds)
Wednesday, Feb. 22
#1 Davenport (21-1, 28-3) def. #8 Aquinas (11-11, 17-14), 64-61
#4 Lawrence Tech (13-9, 18-12) def. #5 Madonna (12-10, 16-12), 84-74
#3 Siena Heights (15-7, 23-8) def. #6 Cornerstone (11-11, 14-17), 74-49 
#2 Indiana Tech (18-4, 25-6) def. #7 Concordia (11-11, 17-14), 72-68 

Semifinals (at higher seeds)
Saturday, Feb. 25
#4 Lawrence Tech (13-9, 18-12) at #1 Davenport (21-1, 28-3), 1 p.m.
#3 Siena Heights (15-7, 23-8) at #2 Indiana Tech (18-4, 25-6), 1 p.m.

Championship (at higher seed)
Monday, Feb. 27

To view the WHAC tournament schedule, click here.