As is the case for the men’s team, the Auburn women are heading west for postseason play.
Coach Terri-Williams Flournoy’s Tigers will be traveling to California for an opening round game vs. BYU. The bracket shows the Tigers as the No. 10 seed going into a Saturday matchup at Stanford vs. No. 7 seed BYU. The other game at Stanford features the host school, a No. 2 seed, taking on No. 15 seed UCD.
Auburn is receiving its third NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament bid in the past four seasons, Coach Terri Williams-Flournoy’s Tigers are 22-9 overall.
The Tigers last played on March 8th in the quarter-finals of the SEC Tournament at Greenville, S.C. After defeating Alabama in their opening contest, the Tigers lost 64-62 to Texas A&M as the Aggies made the game-winning shot with 5.2 seconds left.
The 22 wins is the most for Williams-Flournoy since her final season at Georgetown in 2011-12 when the Hoyas finished 23-9.
The selection show, which was originally scheduled for 6 p.m. CDT, has been changed to 4 p.m.