Memphis unveils 2013-14 women’s hoops schedule

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) – Memphis will play back-to-back road games against defending NCAA tournament champion Connecticut and runner-up Louisville during its debut season in the American Athletic Conference.

Memphis unveiled a 2013-14 women’s basketball schedule Wednesday that includes two games each with Connecticut and Louisville. Memphis hosts Connecticut on Jan. 4 and faces the reigning national champions on the road Jan. 22. Memphis visits Louisville on Jan. 26, while Louisville comes to Memphis on Feb. 16.

The Tigers play a total of eight games against five teams that reached the NCAA tournament last year. Memphis hosts USF on Feb. 5 and travels to USF on Feb. 25. Memphis’ other two games against NCAA tournament teams are Nov. 28 against Texas A&M and Nov. 29 against Syracuse in the Paradise Jam at the Virgin Islands.

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