Gophers Earn No. 10 Seed in Women's NCAA Tournament

March 12, 2018 07:01 PM

The Gophers women's basketball team is the No. 10 seed in the West Region of the NCAA Tournament. They open up vs. No. 7 seed Wisconsin-Green Bay in Eugene, Oregon Friday at 4 p.m. Central.

KSTP Sports was at Williams Arena on Monday when the Gophers found out they made it.


***Click the video box above to see the celebration and to hear from coach Marlene Stollings and guard Carlie Wagner***

If the Gophers (23-8 record) win on Friday, they likely will face the host school, No. 2 seed Oregon, in the 2nd round.

This is the Gophers' 2nd NCAA Tournament trip under Stollings, first since 2015. They lost in the 1st round in 2015.


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