Virginia Tech women’s basketball will face Rider in the first round of the WNIT on Friday inside Cassell Coliseum. Tip is slated for 7 p.m.
This is the second consecutive year the Hokies have reached the postseason, after ending a nine-year drought last year. Virginia Tech lost 13 of their last 15 games in the regular season, after starting the year 16-0. The Hokies lost their first round matchup vs. Clemson in the ACC Tournament.
Rider finished their season 24-8, going 16-4 in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference. Rider lost in the finals of their conference tournament to Quinnipiac and none of their non-conference wins came against Power 5 opponents.
Tickets are currently on sale at HokieTickets.com. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for kids and students.