The Wayne State College women’s basketball team will close out a three-game homestand to open NSIC play as the Wildcats welcome Upper Iowa and Winona State to Rice Auditorium this weekend. The ‘Cats are 5-1 and 1-0 in the NSIC heading into Friday’s matchup against UIU (0-6, 0-1 NSIC) while Winona State starts the weekend at 5-0 and 1-0 in league play. Last season, WSC won both meetings against Upper Iowa (68-60 in Fayette and 99-74 in Wayne) while WSC and WSU split last season with each team winning on their home floor – Winona State 61-56 in Winona and Wayne State 59-58 in Wayne.
Wayne State faces Upper Iowa and Winona State in NSIC South Division men’s basketball games this weekend at Rice Auditorium in Wayne. The ‘Cats, 3-6 overall and 0-1 in the NSIC, battle Upper Iowa (4-3, 1-0 NSIC) Friday night at 7:30 p.m. followed by a Saturday afternoon 5:30 p.m. matchup against Winona State (3-4, 0-1 NSIC). Last season, Wayne State won both matchups against Upper Iowa and Winona State.