Army & Navy Women's Basketball Teams Play for Star, First Place Saturday
Feb. 15, 2013
Navy Women's Basketball Game Notes
Army (18-6 / 7-2) at Navy (15-9 / 8-1)
Saturday, Feb. 16 11:30 a.m.
Alumni Hall Annapolis, Md.
Live Statistics Link: www.NavySports.com
Navy Radio: WNAV-AM 1430
Internet Video Link: www.NavySports.com
The first-place Navy (8-1) women's basketball team will play host to second-place Army (7-2) Saturday at 11:30 a.m. in Alumni Hall. The game will serve as the annual Star and Trophy Game between the two programs.
Army posted a 53-42 victory over Navy when the teams met earlier this season in West Point.
Navy enters the game having won six-consecutive games, while Army is on a three-game winning streak of its own.
Navy All-Access subscribers can view a video stream of the game by logging-in to their account at NavySports.com, as well as to those who downloaded the Navy smart phone / tablet app and subscribed to the video package. Local radio station WNAV-AM 1430 also will carry the game, with its coverage starting at 11:15 a.m. Additionally, free live statistics from the game will be offered at NavySports.com and through the Navy smart phone / tablet app.
Fans are advised to arrive early for the doubleheader of basketball -- the Army-Navy men's basketball game follows at 2 p.m. -- as Alumni Hall is sold out.
Access to the U.S. Naval Academy is restricted to those vehicles with prior authorization. All other visitors to The Yard, including fans for sporting events, must park at nearby Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium ($5. per vehicle) and ride the free shuttle bus to and from the game. The shuttle bus begins one hour prior to the start of the game and leaves from the Blue (west) parking lot of the stadium near the Blue Angel plane. The doors to Alumni Hall will open Saturday at 10 a.m.