Half Dozen Big 12 Women’s Teams to NCAA Tourney

The Big 12 didn’t get seven teams into the women’s NCAA tournament like the men, but they did get six, including a pair of #2 seeds. Baylor opens the tournament at home on Saturday against Western Kentucky, while West Virginia will play Albany on Sunday in Baton Rouge, Lousiana. Oklahoma State and Texas are both #5 seeds, with the Cowgirls facing Florida Gulf Coast in West Lafayette, Indiana on Saturday, and the Longhorns going up against Penn on Sunday in College Park, Maryland. Seventh seeded Iowa State will host Florida State on Saturday, while #10 seed Oklahoma squares off with DePaul on Saturday in Durham, North Carolina.

Undefeateds UConn and Notre Dame are of course #1 seeds, while SEC rivals Tennessee and South Carolina round out the other two spots.