Alabama Women Continue to Improve

Tuscaloosa – The Alabama Women’s Wheelchair Basketball Team finished a strong weekend to go 3-1 at the Auburn College Tournament.  After dropping a close game in the opener to UTA 57-66 – the Tide finished the weekend strong.  In their second game Alabama beat Whitewater by jumping out to a 29-13 lead at the half, before Whitewater was forced to forfeit the game.  Whitewater also forfeited their second game of the tournament against Alabama.  In their final game of the day against the University of Illinois the Tide were steady throughout the game and came away with a 53-44 victory over the Illini.  The Alabama Women improved to 11-6 overall and 7-5 in conference.  The team is back in action next week on their home court against Lakeshore at 3 PM at the University of Alabama Recreation Center.  Roll Tide!