PLANO, Texas – Women’s post-season collegiate basketball tournament fields were determined last night, and 33 of Learfield Sports’ partner schools will be playing (19 NCAA; 12 WNIT; 2 WBI). For the men’s tournaments, 26 partner schools will be represented at the three post-season tournaments as announced yesterday. Learfield wishes all the best to the athletic departments and basketball programs as they advance their season.
2013 NCAA® Division I Women’s Basketball Championship:
Texas A&M, Penn State, North Carolina (3 seeds)
Purdue, South Carolina (4 seeds)
Colorado, Iowa State (5 seeds)
Texas Tech, Oklahoma State (7 seeds)
Miami (Fla.) (8)
South Dakota State, Montana (13 seeds)
Fresno State (15)
Idaho, Tulsa (16 seeds)
2013 Women’s National Invitation Tournament®:
San Diego State, Wyoming, Minnesota, Northern Iowa, K-State, Toledo, Missouri, Illinois, Memphis, Army, NC State, Bowling Green State
2013 Women’s Basketball Invitational:
Utah State, South Dakota
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