AU Women Get #2 Seed In NCAA Tournament

The Auburn women were awarded the second seed in the Oklahoma City Regional for the 2009 NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament.

Auburn, Ala.--Auburn earned a #2 seed in the NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament on Monday as the Tigers take on 15-seed Lehigh in the First Round on Saturday, March 31 at 11 a.m. Central Time in Piscataway, N.J.

The host Rutgers Scarlett Knights are the seven-seed and will play 10th-seeded VCU on the other side of Auburn's bracket.

Auburn was one of five SEC teams to receive bids to the NCAA Tournament as Vanderbilt earned a #4 seed in the Raleigh Region and will play Western Carolina in the first round. Tennessee is a five-seed and will play Ball State in the Berkeley Regional. LSU is a six-seed and will play Wisconsin-Green Bay also in the Raleigh Regional while Florida is the eight-seed playing Temple with top overall seed UConn waiting in the wings.

More to follow.

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