The Sports Almanac

NCAA Basketball
Women's Basketball Invitational Tournament


RICE OWLS
Current WBI Title Holders


YEAR CHAMPION RUNNER-UP SCORE
2010
Appalachian State Mountaineers
Memphis Tigers
79-71
2011
Alabama-Birmingham Blazers
Cal-State Bakersfield Roadrunners
68-60
2012
Minnesota Golden Gophers
Northern Iowa Panthers
88-74
2013
Detroit Titans
McNeese State Cowgirls
73-62
2014
Illinois-Chicago Flames
Stephen F. Austin Ladyjacks
73-64
2015
Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns
Siena Saints
52-50
2016
Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns Weber State Wildcats
87-85 2OT
2017
Rice Owls
North Carolina-Greensboro Spartans
74-62