UF women selected to the NCAA Tournament

Published: Monday, March 12, 2012 at 11:19 p.m.
Last Modified: Monday, March 12, 2012 at 11:19 p.m.


What: Florida (19-12) was selected to the Women's NCAA Tournament as a No. 9 seed and will play No. 8 seed Ohio State (25-6) in Bowling Green, Ohio, in the first round of the Des Moines, Iowa regional.

When: 12:15 p.m. Sunday


What they are saying: “This team has had that idea right there in the forefront of their mind all season long. Game one loss vs. Michigan all the way through the SEC Tournament and this is absolutely what they deserved. It's just fun. There's so many tense moments, so many disappointing moments, great moments, hard moments, a lot of hard work that goes in. — UF coach Amanda Butler

What next?: Winner plays winner of overall top-seeded Baylor (34-0) and No. 16 UC-Santa Barbara (17-15) on March 20.

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