The Philadelphia University women’s basketball team was recently ranked #20 in a national preseason poll by the DII Bulletin. The Lady Rams earned the ranking after winning the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) championship and qualifying for the NCAA Tournament last season after. The Lady Rams have all but one returning starters this season.
Head Coach Tom Shirley will begin his 21st year with the Lady Rams, along with Daktronics/NCAA Division II All-American candidate senior center Jessica Romano of Horsham, Pa.
The women’s basketball team will start the season Sunday, Nov. 15 at the New York Institute of Technology. The home-opener is set for Wednesday, Dec. 2 against West Chester at 6 p.m. in The Gallagher Center.
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