Women's Basketball to Take Part in 2014 Hall of Fame Women's Challenge

March 11, 2014

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced the game schedule and teams for the 2014 Hall of Fame Women’s Challenge, which includes The University of Alabama. The Hall of Fame Women’s Challenge, hosted by the Hall of Fame and the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference, is an annual women’s exempt college basketball tournament featuring eight schools. All event proceeds will benefit the non-profit Hall of Fame.

“We are thrilled to be holding our second annual Hall of Fame Women’s Challenge in 2014,” said John L. Doleva, President and CEO of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. “We look forward to hosting the best in women’s college basketball at this annual event.”

Six games will be played November 23-25, at the University of Notre Dame, six games will be played at the University of Kansas from November 21-23, and four games will be played at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, CT on Sunday, November 30. The eight competing teams include: Alabama, Harvard, Quinnipiac, Holy Cross, Notre Dame, Temple, Georgetown and Kansas.

“We are looking forward to participating in the Basketball Hall of Fame Women’s Challenge, and we are excited about traveling to a part of the country that will be new to many of our players,” said Alabama head coach Kristy Curry. “This is certainly one of the highlights in our 2014-15 schedule, and we appreciate the opportunity to be a part of this event.”

For more information on the Basketball Hall of Fame Women’s Challenge – log onto www.hoophall.com/womenschallenge. Tickets for games at Mohegan Sun Arena will go on sale at a later date.

Event Schedule All game times are TBA

Games played at University of Notre Dame
Sunday, November 23
Harvard vs. Quinnipiac
Notre Dame vs. Holy Cross

Monday, November 24
Quinnipiac vs. Holy Cross
Notre Dame vs. Harvard

Tuesday, November 25
Harvard vs. Holy Cross
Notre Dame vs. Quinnipiac

Games played at University of Kansas
Friday, November 21
Temple vs. Georgetown
KANSAS VS. ALABAMA

Saturday, November 22
GEORGETOWN VS. ALABAMA
Kansas vs. Temple

Sunday, November 23 
ALABAMA VS. TEMPLE 
Kansas vs. Georgetown

Games played at Mohegan Sun Arena
Sunday, November 30
Holy Cross vs. Georgetown
Harvard vs. Temple
Notre Dame vs. Kansas
QUINNIPIAC VS. ALABAMA


 

 

     
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