UCONN AND NOTRE DAME HEAD WOMEN'S FIELD
March 18, 2014INDIANA SPORTS PAGE
Connecticut, Notre Dame, Tennessee and South Carolina have earned No. 1 seeds for the 2014 women's NCAA basketball tournament.
UConn has been the No. 1 ranked team in the county since the preseason and has gone unscathed through all 34 of its games this season.
The defending-champion Huskies will play in the Lincoln Region, while former Big East rival Notre Dame will be in the opposite side of the bracket in the South Bend Region following a 32-0 campaign.
Tennessee is in the Louisville Region, which also features last year's national runner-up, Louisville, as a No. 3 seed.
The other No. 1 seed, South Carolina was awarded its first No. 1 seed in the Stanford Region despite losing in the SEC Tournament semis.
The No. 2 seeds in the field are Duke, West Virginia, Stanford, and Baylor. Texas A&M, Penn State and Kentucky comprise the other No. 3 seeds, while Nebraska, Maryland, North Carolina and Purdue round out the top four seeds in each region.