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.