AUSTIN, Texas -- The University of Texas women's basketball team returns to the friendly confines of its home court - the Frank Erwin Center - on Wednesday, Jan. 11 for the first time since December 21.
The Longhorns (6-6 overall) will host Big 12 opponent Iowa State at 7 p.m. at the Erwin Center, located on the UT campus. To date this year, the Longhorns are 4-2 at home. This is the Longhorns first Big 12 home contest of the year, and the squad will look for its first Big 12 win in three tries. The Longhorns have gone a perfect 27-0 at home against the Big 12 over the last four-plus years, including three consecutive 8-0 marks at home in Big 12 play in 2003, 2004 and 2005.
Iowa State enters with a record of 10-3 overall and is 1-1 in the league.
This week, according to the CollegeRPI.com, UT's schedule is rated the TOUGHEST in the nation (up from No. 2 the last two weeks), while the Horns are ranked No. 12 overall in the RPI.
Game and ticket promotions for the Texas-Iowa State game are as follows:
Team Night: $2 general admission for all coaches and players wearing team jerseys!
Ultimate Assist Night: Get half-price admission to Texas Basketball! Redeem specially marked Sprite cans at the Erwin Center south box office one hour prior to tip-off for half-price admission to any Texas men's or women's home basketball game. Mezzanine seating only, limit two per can. Not valid with any other offer.
Tickets may be purchased at TexasBoxOffice.com or by calling 512-471-3333 or 1-800-982-BEVO. For charge-by-phone, you can call 512-477-6060. Tickets can be purchased in person at the following locations: Bellmont Hall Athletics Ticket Office (Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m-4 p.m. Central); and at any Texas Box Office location, including the Frank Erwin Center (Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and game days prior to tipoff) or at Austin area H-E-B stores.