LSU vs. JSU

LSU knew it was staying home to start the NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament. Now, the sixth-ranked Lady Tigers who have been to four-straight Women's Final Fours know their opponent.

LSU (27-5, 14-0 SEC), the Southeastern Conference's regular-season champion and tournament runner-up, received a No. 2 seed and will face SWAC Champion No. 15 seed Jackson State (18-13) in the first round.

The other two teams paired with the Lady Tigers in Baton Rouge are No. 7 seed Marist (31-2) and No. 10 seed DePaul (21-11).

These four teams are a part of the New Orleans Region.

The Pete Maravich Assembly Center will also play host to another "pod" of first round games including No. 2 seed Texas A&M against No. 15 Texas-San Antonio, and No. 7 Syracuse against No. 10 Hartford.

These four teams are a part of the Oklahoma City Region.

Times for Saturday's four games at the Maravich Center will be 11 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. The schedule of games to be played in these times slots will be announced either later this evening or early on Tuesday.


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