Women’s Basketball to Host Bowie State, Wednesday, December 8

The University of the District of Columbia Firebirds Women's Basketball Team will host the Bowie State University Bulldogs on Wednesday, December 8, 2010, at 5:30 p.m., in the UDC Sports Complex. The renewal of this across-town rivalry promises to be one of the most exciting games of the season for the UDC Women.

The teams last faced in other in the 2008-09 season, when the Firebirds defeated the Bulldogs, 64-53, at home. The Firebirds, 4-3 for the season come into this game after losing a heart breaker, 55-53, to the Indiana University Crimson Hawks this past Saturday. The Bulldogs are undefeated (2-0) this season after dropping the Bloomfield College Deacons, 69-61, on December 4.

The game will be played in the UDC Sports Complex, and broadcast via the internet through the UDC Athletics Web Site-www.udcfirebirds.com. Click on the "Game Central" link on the front page to hear the live broadcast.