Jun. 11—The Kansas State women's basketball team will play in and host the 2021 Preseason WNIT at Bramlage Coliseum.
The 27th Preseason WNIT features two four-game pods and a three-game guarantee. K-State will begin its non-conference schedule with games against UT Martin, Western Kentucky, North Carolina A&T and North Carolina State from Nov. 12 to Nov. 19.
UT Martin, the defending regular-season Ohio Valley Conference champions, finished the 2020-21 season 22-6. North Carolona A&T won the 2021 MEAC tournament title, and NC State (22-3 last year) was a 1-seed in the 2021 NCAA Tournament. The Wolfpack advanced to the Sweet 16 before losing to Indiana.
Western Kentucky finished 7-16 out of Conference USA.
And the Wildcats, who finished 9-18 last season, beat the Hilltoppers 57-56 during their last meeting, which came during the 2006 WNIT. K-State also won its most recent meeting against NC State, a 67-50 win in the 2016 Peach Jam.