(Neb.)- Nebraska & Creighton Women In NCAA Tourney Field
(Chadrad Sports)- Nebraska and Creighton had to wait to the very end to hear their names called, but both were selected to the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament on Monday night.
The Huskers, the 10th seed in the Kansas City Regional, will face 7th seeded Arizona State in Austin, Texas on Saturday.
Nebraska finished the season at 21-10, a 14 win improvement over last season, under 2nd year head coach and Big Ten Coach of they Year Amy Williams.
Creighton, listed as one of eight teams being considered for the final four spots in the tournament by the selection committee, earned an 11 seed and will square off with 6th seeded Iowa.
The Bluejays closed out their regular season at 18-13, but were propelled by six wins over teams in this years tourney field.
Should the two teams advance through the first weekend of the tournament, they are set to meet in the Sweet Sixteen in Kansas City.
Due to the spring preview we will not be carrying the Nebraska game on Saturday, but tip off is set for 1:30 p.m MT.
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