November 10, 2010

Owens Women’s Basketball to Host Express Tip-Off Classic, Nov. 13-14

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, OH – The Owens Community College women’s basketball team will take an overall 2-0 record into this weekend as they host their annual Express Tip-Off Classic tournament, Saturday-Sunday, Nov. 13-14.

Beginning at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, the host Express will face Ohio State University Club, while Kirtland Community College will take on Cleveland State University Club at 5:30 p.m.

On Sunday (Nov. 14), Cleveland State will battle Ohio State at 1 p.m. The Tip-Off Classic will conclude with Owens facing Kirtland at 3 p.m.

The Owens women’s basketball program is currently ranked No. 9 in the NJCAA Division II poll.

All home games are played at the College’s Student Health and Activities Center on the Toledo-area Campus. Owens is located on Oregon Road in Perrysburg Township. Admission to all home games is free.

Owens Community College is a fully accredited two-year, state-assisted institution of higher education that has served Northwest Ohio since 1965. With a commitment to providing small classes, personal attention and unmatched affordability, the College serves the diverse academic needs of credit and non-credit students on the Toledo-area and Findlay-area campuses. Owens offers associate degrees that transfer to baccalaureate degrees in the Arts and Sciences and over 130 technical program areas in Agriculture, Business, Health Sciences, Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, Skilled Trades, and Engineering and Transportation Technologies. Owens students also can earn the first two years of a bachelor’s degree with a smooth transfer to any area four-year college or university. For more information, visit