Women's Basketball Heads To No. 5 Notre Dame
Feb. 21, 2000
The University of Miami women’s basketball (11-13, 5-8) travels to South Bend, Ind. to take on fifth-ranked Notre Dame (23-2, 14-0). The game marks the second contest of a two-game road trip for the Hurricanes and the second meeting between the two schools this season. The Irish took a 76-54 decision in Coral Gables in January to take an 8-2 lead in the all-time series.
Most recently, UM suffered a 66-61 loss at Georgetown. The `Canes led for much of the game before falling behind with just under four minutes remaining in the second half. Miami was outscored 31-19 by the Hoyas in the second stanza and were held scoreless during the final 3:18 of the game.
Notre Dame is led by Ruth Riley (15.7 ppg., 7.0 rpg.) and Alicia Ratay (15.4 ppg., 5.3 rpg.)
Tip-off: 7 p.m.Radio: WVUM (90.5 FM)Records: Miami (11-13, 5-8 BIG EAST), Notre Dame (23-2, 14-0 BIG EAST)