HOUGHTON, Mich. – Head Coach Sam Hoyt and the Michigan Tech women's basketball program are pleased to announce the upcoming 2018-19 schedule. This year's slate of games will include 12 home dates, with the home opener scheduled for November 16th against Minnesota State Moorhead.
The Huskies will meet some familiar foes once again this season with one new addition to the conference schedule. The University of Wisconsin-Parkside moves to the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference from the Great Lakes Valley Conference for the upcoming season. Tech will play the Rangers twice this year with both home and road games.
Michigan Tech tips-off the 2018-19 campaign on Friday November 9th against Ursuline at the Ferris State Invitational in Big Rapids, Mich. The Huskies will meet up with Davis & Elkins the next day before coming back to Houghton for the home opener against Minnesota State Moorhead. The Huskies will then host Minnesota State in the SDC Wood Gym on Sunday November 18th. Other non-conference battles include Bellarmine (Nov. 24), Southern Indiana (Nov. 25), Lewis (Dec. 15) and Minnesota Duluth (Dec. 19).
Tech commences the GLIAC schedule on November 29th at Saginaw Valley State before going to Northwood on December 1st. The Huskies' home opener is set for December 6th against UW-Parkside beginning at 7:30 p.m. in the SDC. Tech will play SVSU, Northwood, Grand Valley State, Purdue-Northwest, Ferris State, Lake Superior State, UW-Parkside, and Davenport both at home and on the road this year. The Huskies will also battle Ashland and Wayne State in road games this season.
The Huskies will once again square off against rival Northern Michigan at home and on the road this year. Tech will travel to Marquette for game one Saturday January 26th and will host NMU on Saturday March 2nd in the regular season finale.
The Huskies closed the season with an overall record of 23-6, won the GLIAC North Division regular season championship, and made the programs 19th trip to the NCAA Division II National Tournament.
The complete 2018-19 schedule can be viewed by clicking here.