By Alan Grosbach, Manager of Communications and Sports Information
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – (Bracket) (Bracket Selection Video Show) The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has officially released the bracket for the 23rd annual NAIA Division II Women’s Basketball National Championship, presented by State Farm. The 32-team, single elimination format will take place from March 12 – 18 at the Tyson Events Center in Sioux City, Iowa, for the 17th-straight season.
The championship kicks off at 8:30 a.m. CST each of the first three days, with eight games scheduled for Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Quarterfinal action tips off at 1 p.m. on March 15 with the semifinals slated for March 17 at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. The championship final will start at 6:30 p.m. on March 18. Both semifinal games and the championship final will be broadcast in high definition on ESPN3.com.
NeuLion, the NAIA’s official video streaming company of 17 select NAIA National Championship events, will be broadcasting the first 28 games from Sioux City, Iowa. An all-tournament pass (28 games) is available for $29.95, while a single day pass can be purchased for $9.95. For more information and to pre-register, click here.
For information on the 2013 State Farm-NAIA Division II Women’s Basketball National Championship, click here.