Indiana Women’s Basketball Announces 2023-24 Regular Season Schedule
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – Indiana women’s basketball has announced the 2023-24 regular season schedule, including Big Ten matchups, on Thursday afternoon.
The season begins on Nov. 9 against Eastern Illinois at home inside Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall. IU’s non-conference schedule features a pair of potential Top 25 matchups when it faces Stanford in Palo Alto (Nov. 12) and against Tennessee in the Fort Myers tipoff on Thanksgiving night in a nationally televised game on FOX at 6 p.m. ET.
Murray State (Nov. 17) and Lipscomb (Nov. 19) also visit the Hall in non-conference action as the Hoosiers will also travel to a neutral site game in Portland, Maine against Maine (Nov. 30) at Cross Insurance Arena.
IU will kick off Big Ten play on Dec. 9th when it travels to Rutgers. It will wrap up non-conference play against Evansville and Bowling Green State University before jumping back into league play on New Year’s Eve at home against Illinois. They wrap up a four-game homestand on January 4th by hosting Michigan.
The next six matchups alternate between home and away as it visits Nebraska (Jan. 7), returns home for Penn State (Jan. 10) and heads to Iowa (Jan. 13). Minnesota comes to Bloomington (Jan. 17) while the Barn Burner Trophy is up for grabs at Purdue (Jan. 21) in the first of two meetings between in-state rivals.
They then play their first of two meetings against Northwestern (Jan. 28) and at Maryland (Jan. 31). February begins at Ohio State (Feb. 4) before a two-game homestand against Michigan State (Feb. 8) and Purdue (Feb. 11) are on the slate. The Hoosiers are back on the road for Valentine’s Day at Wisconsin and at Illinois (Feb. 19).
Wrapping up the regular season, Iowa and Indiana meet for the second time on Feb. 22 in Bloomington before a final regular season road game at Northwestern (Feb. 27). The regular season finale will be at home for Senior Day when the program hosts Maryland (Mar. 3).
The Big Ten Tournament will be held March 6-10, 2024 at Target Center in Minneapolis. Game times and TV designations will be determined later.
The 2023-24 Hoosier roster will feature four returners from a team that finished 28-4 overall and 16-2 in Big Ten play. The program won the Big Ten regular season championship outright for the first time in 40 years. First team All-American Mackenzie Holmes highlights Indiana’s roster for the upcoming season along with five other All-Big Ten selections from last season in rising seniors Chloe Moore-McNeil and Sydney Parrish, graduate student Sara Scalia, and rising sophomore Yarden Garzon.
2023-24 Indiana Women’s Basketball Schedule
|Nov. 1||Northwood (exh.)||Bloomington, Ind.|
|Nov. 9||EIU||Bloomington, Ind.|
|Nov. 12||at Stanford||Palo Alto, Calif.|
|Nov. 17||Murray State||Bloomington, Ind.|
|Nov. 19||Lipscomb||Bloomington, Ind.|
|Nov. 23||Tennessee^||Fort Myers, Fla.|
|Nov. 25||Princeton^||Fort Myers, Fla.|
|Nov. 30||Maine#||Portland, Me.|
|Dec. 9||at Rutgers*||Piscataway, N.J.|
|Dec. 18||Evansville||Bloomington, Ind.|
|Dec. 22||BGSU||Bloomington, Ind.|
|Dec. 31||Illinois*||Bloomington, Ind.|
|Jan. 4||Michigan*||Bloomington, Ind.|
|Jan. 7||at Nebraska*||Lincoln, Neb.|
|Jan. 10||Penn State*||Bloomington, Ind.|
|Jan. 13||at Iowa*||Iowa City, Iowa|
|Jan. 17||Minnesota*||Bloomington, Ind.|
|Jan. 21||at Purdue*||West Lafayette, Ind.|
|Jan. 28||Northwestern*||Bloomington, Ind.|
|Jan. 31||at Maryland*||College Park, Md.|
|Feb. 4||at Ohio State*||Columbus, Ohio|
|Feb. 8||Michigan State*||Bloomington, Ind.|
|Feb. 11||Purdue*||Bloomington, Ind.|
|Feb. 14||at Wisconsin*||Madison, Wis.|
|Feb. 19||at Illinois*||Champaign, Ill.|
|Feb. 22||Iowa*||Bloomington, Ind.|
|Feb. 27||at Northwestern*||Evanston, Ill.|
|Mar. 3||Maryland*||Bloomington, Ind.|
*^ – Fort Myers Tipoff
# – neutral site game at Cross Insurance Arena
* – Big Ten matchup