VERMILLION, S.D.—By virtue of its Summit League Tournament Championship, the South Dakota women's basketball team has qualified for the NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Tournament. The Coyotes, along with 63 other teams, will compete at any one of 16 predetermined regional sites and will begin the tournament either March 22 or March 23.
The NCAA Women's Basketball Selection Committee will announce the tournament field of 64 teams and first-round matchups at 6 p.m. Monday on ESPN. USD student-athletes and coaches will host a Selection Show viewing party on campus at the Muenster University Center (MUC) at 5:45 p.m.
Once the pairings have been announced, USD coaches, players and administrators will be available for interviews by request. To make a request, please contact Jarrod Tell by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 605-677-8813.
Preliminary Round Sites (March 22 & 24) Preliminary Round Sites (March 23 & 25)
Ames, Iowa Iowa City, Iowa
Durham, N.C. Baton Rouge, La.
Knoxville, Tenn. Chapel Hill, N.C.
Lexington, Ky. College Park, Md.
Los Angeles Seattle
Toledo, Ohio Storrs, Conn.
Waco, Texas University Park, Pa.
West Lafayette, Ind. College Station, Texas