Silver Stars Announce Preseason Schedule

SAN ANTONIO The San Antonio Silver Stars will play a home-and-away preseason series with the Indiana Fever to open its 10th anniversary season, the team announced today.

The Silver Stars will host the Fever on May 5 at 7 p.m. in Sams Gymnasium on the campus of Trinity University. Tickets will be available for purchase to the general public, with information to follow. It marks the first WNBA preseason game in San Antonio since the Silver Stars hosted the Chinese National Team at University of the Incarnate Word on May 4, 2010 and the first between two WNBA teams since the team hosted the Houston Comets on May 1, 2008.

San Antonio will then conclude its preseason schedule at Indiana on May 9 at 11 a.m. CT at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. It marks the first preseason series between the teams, which have met 22 times in WNBA regular-season action. The all-time series between San Antonio and Indiana is currently split, 11-11, with the Fever winning both meetings during the 2011 season. The Silver Stars open the 2012 season on May 19 at Tulsa before tipping off the home schedule against the Chicago Sky on May 30 at 7 p.m. Ticket plans for the 2012 season start at $180 and are available online at SASilverStars.com or by calling (210) 444-5090.