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Texas Longhorns’ Jordan Hosey sets a pick for Brooke McCarty Sunday, during the NCAA Women’s Tournament against NC State at the Erwin Center. Dustin Safranek FOR AMERICAN-STATESMAN

Women's Basketball

Inside the Lexington Regional for Texas women’s basketball

Longhorns will be making their third trip to the NCAA Sweet 16 in a row

Posted March 20th, 2017

Story highlights
  • Winner of the Lexington Regional will play in the Final Four at American Airlines Center in Dallas

The Lexington Regional

Texas Longhorns’ Ariel Atkins holds teammates back Sunday, during the final seconds of the 4th quater at the NCAA Women’s Tournament. Dustin Safranek FOR AMERICAN-STATESMAN

Facts and Figures

When: Friday (6 p.m. and 8 p.m. CT) and Sunday (11 a.m.)

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Where: Rupp Arena (23,500 capacity)

TV: ESPN2

Semis: No. 3 seed Texas (25-8) will play the winner of Monday night’s game between No. 2 Stanford (29-5) and No. 7 Kansas State (23-10). Top seed Notre Dame (32-3) will play No. 5 Ohio State (28-6).

Tickets: Tournament packages are $30 for adults between 19 and 64. Packages for fans 65 and older and 18 and younger are $20.

Payment: Tickets are available on ticketmaster.com or by calling 800-255-4883. Fans can also purchase at the arena ticket window.

Notes: Texas has played against both of its potential Friday opponents. Stanford defeated Texas 71-59 at home in UT’s first game of the season. Texas defeated Kansas State in two close games in the Big 12, winning 63-58 in Austin and 69-61 in Manhattan. … Order of Friday games to be determined Tuesday.

 

 

 

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