Emporia State women to face Southwestern Oklahoma in NCAA Tournament

(WIBW) - The Emporia State women's basketball team learned its NCAA Tournament destination on Sunday night.

ESU is the seventh seed in the Central region and will take on No. 2 seed Southwestern Oklahoma in the first round. The game will be at Fort Hays State, who as the host, is the top seed in the region.

The Lady Hornets are 22-8 this season and lost to Washburn in the MIAA Tournament quarterfinals in their last game. Southwestern Oklahoma is 29-1 this year and just won the Great American Conference Tournament.