Tuesday, March 18 2014, 09:08 AM MDT
BYU Women's Hoops Invited to NCAA Tournament
(KUTV) The BYU women's basketball team is heading to the NCAA tournament.
The Cougars made the field as an at-large team and will be a 12 seed in the Lincoln bracket. They will play fifth-seeded North Carolina State on Saturday, March 22 in the first round of the tournament in Los Angeles, CA.
The Cougars finished the season 26-6 and lost to Gonzaga in the WCC tournament championship game. The last time BYU was in the NCAA tournament was 2012, when the Cougars received an automatic bid for winning the WCC tournament.
Saturday's game starts at 4pm Mt and will be aired on ESPN2.
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