UConn Is First Overall Seed In NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament
March 13, 2018 - Basketballs
At a American Athletic Conference contest semifinals progressing this month in Uncasville, Conn., Cincinnati’s Andeija Puckett, left, looks to pass to Sam Rodgers, right, underneath vigour from Connecticut’s Kia Nurse. Connecticut is a initial altogether seed in a NCAA women’s basketball contest that starts on Saturday.
The slots in a NCAA women’s basketball contest bracket have been filled and Connecticut is a initial altogether seed.
At 32-0, they are a usually group to enter a NCAA contest unbeaten.
The Huskies are aiming for their 12th inhabitant championship. Last season, UConn was a strenuous favorite though mislaid to Mississippi State in a Final Four.
This year’s other No. 1 seeds are Notre Dame, Louisville and Mississippi State.
Here’s a printable joint for a women’s tournament.
There were 5 teams perplexing to get into a bracket’s tip spots and in a finish Baylor mislaid out.
The Associated Press reports a Bears, who mislaid only one diversion all deteriorate (31-1), instead get a No. 2 seed in Lexington, a segment that includes top-seeded Louisville, Tennessee and Stanford.
“‘We felt there was a razor-thin domain between Baylor and Notre Dame,’ pronounced NCAA women’s basketball cabinet chair Rhonda Bennett. ‘Notre Dame did have a tip strength of report in a nation and they did have a best strength of report in a nation and they had 9 some-more top-50 wins than Baylor and those were a reason that a cabinet put Notre Dame on that one line and Baylor on that dual line.’
Baylor manager Kim Mulkey pronounced she doesn’t see it as that large a deal.
‘We’ve won a inhabitant championship as a dual seed, we’ve won it as a one seed,’ she said. ‘And unequivocally what does it matter? Because a one has to play a two. Mississippi State was a dual final year and they played for a inhabitant championship. We were a dual seed in 2005 and we played and won a inhabitant championship.'”
The initial turn of a women’s contest starts on Saturday. UConn faces St. Francis University of Loretto, Pa.
The men’s NCAA basketball bracket was announced on Sunday.