The starting time for the Iowa women's basketball team's opener in the WNIT has been set.

Appearing in the event for the second straight year, the Hawkeyes will host Missouri State at 7 p.m. on Thursday at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.

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Tickets are priced at $10 for adults with free admission for all Iowa students as well as for all youths age 18 and under.

The winner of Thursday's game in the 64-team tournament will face the winner of a game between South Dakota and North Dakota in the second round, with a location, date and time to be determined following first-round games.