Jan. 8, 2011

NOTRE DAME, Ind. – The University of Notre Dame-University of Connecticut women’s basketball game, scheduled for 2 p.m. (ET) Saturday, Jan. 8, at Purcell Pavilion at the Joyce Center will be played as scheduled.

Fans who plan to attend are encouraged to take every precaution and adhere to all warnings issued by the City of South Bend and other local authorities. For those fans able to travel safely to Purcell Pavilion, the parking lots will be open but space will be very limited due to heavy snowfall in the South Bend area.

Fans who cannot attend today’s game due to the inclement weather may watch the game live on WSBT-TV (Channel 22), the CBS affiliate in South Bend. CBS will be broadcasting the game live to a national television audience. In addition, the game will be broadcast live on the radio via Pulse FM (96.9 and 92.1) in the South Bend area.

Notre Dame will issue a separate statement at 5 p.m. (ET) today regarding the status of tonight’s Notre Dame-St. John’s men’s basketball game.

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