Wednesday, March 25, 2009 – New Mexico closed out the Round 2 games Wednesday in the 2009 Postseason Women’s National Invitation Tournament with a 54-43 victory over visiting Nebraska.
New Mexico advances to the third round, where the Lobos will host Oregon State at 9 p.m. ET Friday, March 27.
That game, just as Wednesday night's game was, will be played at the Santa Ana Star Center north of Albuquerque and the Lobos' normal home of The Pit. About 4,500 fans came to watch the New Mexico-Nebraska matchup, and Friday's game is expected to sell out with a capacity crowd of 6,500.
Here is the rest of the Round 3 game schedule for the Postseason WNIT:
Round 2 Games
Wednesday, March 25
New Mexico 54, Nebraska 43
Round 3 Games
Thursday, March 26
Indiana at Bowling Green, 7 p.m. ET
Boston College at St. John’s, 7 p.m. ET
Mississippi at South Florida, 7 p.m. ET
Richmond at Georgetown, 7:30 p.m. ET
St. Bonaventure at Wisconsin, 8 p.m. ET
Arkansas at Kansas, 8 p.m. ET
Marquette at Illinois State 8 p.m. ET
Friday, March 27
Oregon State at New Mexico, 9 p.m. ET