2008 Women's NCAA Tournament Bracket

Notes on the bracket
Last updated Mon Mar 17 2008, 9:33 AM

SpokaneGreensboro
1
16
*Stanford
*Cornell
Stanford
Mar 22,24
Spokane
Mar 30,Apr 1
Greensboro
Mar 29,31
Purdue
Mar 23,25
*North Carolina
*Bucknell
1
16
8
9
Nebraska
DePaul
Iowa
*Liberty
8
9
4
13
Utah
*Miami (OH)
Old Dominion
Mar 23,25
New Mexico
Mar 22,24
Oklahoma
*New Mexico
4
13
5
12
Vanderbilt
*Chattanooga
Louisville
UW Green Bay
5
12
2
15
*Texas A&M
*San Diego
New Mexico
Mar 22,24
Des Moines
Mar 22,24
Rutgers
*Coppin St
2
15
7
10
Syracuse
Michigan St
UTEP
Iowa State
7
10
3
14
Duke
*East Tenn St
Maryland
Mar 23,25
Old Dominion
Mar 23,25
*Old Dominion
*Robert Morris
3
14
6
11
George Washington
*Illinois St
FINAL FOUR
Tampa
Apr 6,8
Virginia
Temple
6
11


1
16
*Connecticut
*Jackson St
Fairfield
Mar 23,25
New Orleans
Mar 30,Apr 1
Oklahoma City
Mar 29,31
Purdue
Mar 23,25
*Tennessee
*Oral Roberts
1
16
8
9
Georgia
Minnesota
Wyoming
*Purdue
8
9
4
13
California
*Montana
Stanford
Mar 22,24
Des Moines
Mar 22,24
Oklahoma St
*UC Santa Barbara
4
13
5
12
Kansas St
*SMU
West Virginia
*Western Kentucky
5
12
2
15
LSU
*Cleveland St
LSU
Mar 22,24
Maryland
Mar 23,25
Maryland
*UT San Antonio
2
15
7
10
Ohio State
Georgia Tech
Texas
*Xavier
7
10
3
14
Baylor
*Fresno St
LSU
Mar 22,24
Fairfield
Mar 23,25
Notre Dame
*Murray St
3
14
6
11
Pittsburgh
*Hartford
*Marist
Arizona St
6
11
New OrleansOklahoma City

Notes on the bracket:
Seeds and locations are not matched yet. The committee matches seeds with locations after it fills out the bracket on Selection Monday.
Conferences with more than one bid:

8: Big 12, Big East
5: ACC, Big 10
4: SEC
3: A-10, Mtn W, Pac 10
2: C-USA, Hor
Last four in: Arizona St, Michigan St, Temple, UWGB.
Close, but NIT (Not In Tournament): Auburn, James Madison, Gonzaga, TCU.
Teams marked with a * either have already received automatic bids or are current leaders of conferences with automatic bids.

The conference leader is defined as the team with the highest RPI among those with the fewest conference losses. Once the conference tournament starts, the conference leader is the highest seed still alive.

The selection committee (year term expires):
  • Judy Southard (09) - LSU - Chair
  • Tina Cheatham (10) - Southland Conf
  • Richard Ensor (11) - MAAC
  • Heather Gores (12) - Gonzaga
  • Marilyn McNeil (11) - Monmouth
  • Jane Meyer (10) - Iowa
  • Lisa Parker (09) - Boise St
  • James Phillips (12) - Northern Illinois
  • Jaclyn Silar (10) - Duke
  • Camden Wood Selig (11) Western Kentucky