Women's Hoops: Dores earn No. 4 seed, face Liberty

The Vanderbilt Commodore women's basketball team (21-9) is the No. 4 seed in the East Region and will play the No. 13 seed Liberty (26-3) in first round action of the NCAA Tournament in Norfolk, Va. Boston College (20-8), the No. 5 seed will play Old Dominion (21-20), the No. 12 seed.

First and Second round action will be played in the Constant Convocation Center in Norfolk, Va. with Old Dominion hosting the event. Connecticut (31-1) is the No. 1 seed in the East.

The Commodores have made 16 NCAA Tournament appearances, including two consecutive appearances in the Regional Final game. This is the fifth time that Vanderbilt has played in the East Region owning a record of 4-4. The last appearance was in 1994 when Vanderbilt lost to North Carolina (73-69) in the Regional semifinal game. In 1992, Vanderbilt lost in the Regional finals to Virginia, 70-58. Vanderbilt owns an overall record of 25-15 in NCAA Tournament games, including a 19-5 mark in first and second rounds.


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