Women's Valley Tournament Moves to Moline

By Megan Rice | mrice@kolr10.com

Published 07/17 2014 09:39PM

Updated 07/17 2014 09:46PM

SPRINGFIELD, Mo--The Missouri Valley men's tournament may be staying in St Louis. But the women's tournament is on the move.
     
In our Bear nation report, the Valley women's basketball tournament is moving north to the Quad Cities.

The conference announced Thursday that the women's event will move to Moline, Illinois' Iwireless Center starting in March of 2016.
     
The contract runs for three years and then there's a two year of option.

The women's tournament has been at the neutral Family Arena in St. Charles for the last eight seasons.
     
The Iwiress Center has been around for more than 20 years and seats 9,000 for basketball.

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