Foresters to face Sterling at Nationals

FOR RELEASE
2010-03-04
The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has released its bracket for the 19th Annual State Farm-NAIA Division II Women’s Basketball National Championship. The 32 teams are seeded in four brackets of eight teams and the Foresters were given one of the #5 seeds. Tyson Events Center/Gateway Arena in Sioux City, Iowa will host the event on March 10-16, 2010.

HU's opening round opponent will be Sterling College (KS) and they will face off at 12:00 p.m. CST on Thursday, March 11. The Lady Warriors enter the tournament with a 26-4 record having finished first in the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference (KCAC) to receive an automatic bid to Sioux City.

The winner will take on the winner of the #1 Northwestern (IA) / #8 Indiana Northwest game on Friday, March 12 at 1:45 p.m. CST.

The Fuse, HU's radion station, will be broadcasting the Foresters' games on WQHU 105.5 FM or www.wqhu.net.

JumpTV Inc. is the exclusive provider of live video and audio-streaming at the NAIA National Championship. JumpTV will stream the first 30 games of the championships. These events can be viewed by going to www.watchnaia.com. The National Championship Game will air live nationwide on CBS College Sports.

 
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Ashley C. Smith
Associate Director for Media Relations
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Joanne Green
Sports Information Director
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