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GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNC Greensboro women’s basketball will begin its 2019-20 campaign on Tuesday night when the Spartans host the University of Richmond. Tip-off is scheduled for 5:30 p.m.

Who: Richmond

Where: Fleming Gymnasium | Greensboro, N.C. 

When: Tuesday, Nov. 5 | 5:30 p.m. 

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Five Facts To Know

-- UNCG will look to extend its winning streak in home openers to five-straight games  

-- The Spartans were picked to finish in fifth place in the Preseason Southern Conference Coaches Poll and sixth in the Media Poll

-- Seniors Nadine Soliman and Te’ja Twitty enter the season as Preseason All-SoCon selections  

-- Soliman enters her senior year on pace to become the program’s record holder in total points and could become the first Spartan to reach the 2,000-point mark 

-- Twitty enters the season needing just 32 points to become the 26thplayer in school history to reach the 1,000-point mark

Series History

-- This will be the fifth all-time meeting between the Spartans and Spiders 

-- Richmond has won the first four matchups 

Upcoming For The Spartans

UNCG will make its first road appearance on Sunday afternoon, making the short trip over to Winston-Salem to face Wake Forest. Tip-off is scheduled for 5 p.m. 

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