Oct. 29, 2001

NORMAN, Okla. - The Oklahoma women's basketball program has changed its preseason exhibition schedule to the following: Oklahoma Christian on Thursday, Nov. 1, and Southwestern Oklahoma State on Tues., Nov. 6. Both games have tip-off times of 7 p.m. at the Howard McCasland OU Field House.

Admission is free to OU's exhibition games.

The Sooners will open the season against Purdue, last year's national runner-up, as one of four teams participating in the prestigious State Farm's Tip-Off Classic in Durham, N.C., on Nov. 11.