ATHENS, Ohio -- Ohio Athletics is offering free admission to all fans to attend the undefeated women's basketball team's Mid-American Conference showdown against Central Michigan on Wednesday (Jan. 9) at the Convocation Center, courtesy of Frog Ranch. Tip-off is scheduled for 7 p.m. ET.
The Bobcats (12-0, 1-0 MAC) are off to their best start in program history and are one of just three teams in the nation that remain unbeaten. Ohio received two votes in the Associated Press Women's Basketball Week 10 Poll, which was released on Monday (Jan. 7). The Bobcats are receiving votes in the AP poll for the first time in program history. Ohio opened MAC play with a 74-71 overtime win over East Division rival Buffalo last Saturday (Jan. 5) at Alumni Arena in Amherst, N.Y.
Central Michigan (10-3, 1-0 MAC) is coming off of a 94-71 victory over Akron last Saturday to open up league play. The Chippewas won the MAC regular season and tournament championships in 2018 and advanced to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Championship.
Fans attending Wednesday's contest at the Convo will also receive free winter gloves.