The Oregon Ducks women’s basketball team announced their schedule for the 2012-2013 season today. The Ducks will square off with 13 opponents who played in the postseason last year. The Ducks begin competitive play on October 30th with an exhibition game against Southern Oregon at Matthew Knight Arena.
Saint Mary’s opens up the season on November 11th. The team then heads to Hawaii for the Waikiki Beach Marriott Rainbow Wahine Showdown from November 23rd through the 25th. The team will play games against Hawaii, Oklahoma and Arkansas in the tournament.
On the out-of-conference schedule, the biggest game will be held in Eugene against perennial powerhouse Connecticut on New Year’s Eve. Pac-12 play begins right after the game with the Washington Huskies. The UCLA Bruins will come to Eugene on January 4th.
The Ducks and their fellow in-state rival, Oregon State, will match up twice in the span of three days in January. The Beavers will make a visit on January 18th and the teams will meet up again in Corvallis on the 20th.
The Pac-12 Tournament will be played in Seattle, Washington, starting on March 7th.
Here is the entire women’s schedule courtesy of goducks.com:
|Tue, Oct 30||Southern Oregon (EXH)||Eugene, Ore.|
|Wed, Nov 07||Corban University (EXH)||Eugene, Ore.|
|Sun, Nov 11||Saint Mary’s||Eugene, Ore.|
|Thu, Nov 15||Portland State||Eugene, Ore.|
|Fri, Nov 23||Hawai’i||at Honolulu, Hawai’i|
|Sat, Nov 24||Oklahoma||at Honolulu, Hawai’i|
|Sun, Nov 25||Arkansas||at Honolulu, Hawai’i|
|Sun, Dec 02||Denver||Eugene, Ore.|
|Sun, Dec 09||Nevada||Eugene, Ore.|
|Wed, Dec 12||Illinois||at Champaign, Ill.|
|Sun, Dec 16||Fresno State||Eugene, Ore.|
|Tue, Dec 18||Samford||Eugene, Ore.|
|Fri, Dec 21||Portland||at Portland, Ore.|
|Mon, Dec 31||Connecticut||Eugene, Ore.|
|Fri, Jan 04||UCLA *||Eugene, Ore.|
|Sun, Jan 06||USC *||Eugene, Ore.|
|Fri, Jan 11||Arizona State *||at Tempe, Ariz.|
|Sun, Jan 13||Arizona *||at Tucson, Ariz.|
|Fri, Jan 18||Oregon State *||Eugene, Ore.|
|Sun, Jan 20||Oregon State *||at Corvallis, Ore.|
|Fri, Jan 25||Washington State *||at Pullman, Wash.|
|Sun, Jan 27||Washington *||at Seattle, Wash.|
|Fri, Feb 01||Stanford *||Eugene, Ore.|
|Sun, Feb 03||California *||Eugene, Ore.|
|Fri, Feb 08||Utah *||at Salt Lake City, Utah|
|Sun, Feb 10||Colorado *||at Boulder, Colo.|
|Fri, Feb 15||Washington *||Eugene, Ore.|
|Sun, Feb 17||Washington State *||Eugene, Ore.|
|Fri, Feb 22||California *||at Berkeley, Calif.|
|Sun, Feb 24||Stanford *||at Stanford, Calif.|
|Fri, Mar 01||Colorado *||Eugene, Ore.|
|Sun, Mar 03||Utah *||Eugene, Ore.|
| Thu, Mar 07 – |
Sun, Mar 10
|TBA||at Seattle, Wash.|