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Basketball Teams Begin 2004-05 Season Friday Night

November 18, 2004

November 18, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - "The Tigers have 11 returning letterwinners, including three starters from a squad that matched the school record for women's victories in a season before being eliminated in the second round of the NCAA Division III tournament," begins a preview of the women's basketball season, published in today's Indianapolis Star. Of the men's team, the paper writes, "The winningest coach in DePauw history, [Bill] Fenlon appears to have the depth to produce a seventh consecutive winningwbb0304.jpg season."

Read the newspaper's synopsis of the women's team here and the men's team here.  The women's team, which opens its season tomorrow night in the DePauw Tipoff Tournament, is ranked #8 in the USA in a preseason poll and has been picked to defend as Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference champions (read more here). The men's squad begins play tomorrow night versus Randolph-Macon at Illinois Wesleyan University (read more here).