It's Michigan vs. Eastern Michigan in first-round WNIT action
The Eastern Michigan women's basketball team will play host to Washtenaw County rival Michigan on Thursday in first-round Women's National Invitation Tournament action.
Tickets for the 7 p.m. game at the Convocation Center are available at the Eastern Michigan ticket office, by calling 734-487-2282 or visiting EMUTix.com.
The 64-team WNIT field opens action Wednesday. The WNIT final will be played April 2 on the campus of one of the two final schools.
Eastern (22-12, 10-6 in the Mid-American Conference) won four of its last five games. Michigan, (17-12, 10-6 Big Ten), lost to Illinois, 55-47, on Friday in the Big Ten Conference tournament.