A total of four HBCUs will be among the teams competing for the NCAA Division II women’s national title, led by Virginia Union and Benedict.
CIAA Champion Virginia Union (25-2) earned the top seed in the Atlantic Region and will host IUP. It is one of three CIAA teams, along with Chowan (20-8) and Shaw (24-7), who will participate in the tournament.
Here is the DII women’s Atlantic region bracket. All games at Ashe Center: pic.twitter.com/lupI8pwju6
— Matt Estreich (@MattNBC12) March 7, 2016
Benedict will play seventh seeded Florida Tech after winning the SIAC Women’s Championship and finishing with a 27-2 record. They will be joined in the South Regional by Kentucky State.
Tampa, Florida Southern, Florida Tech, and Nova Southeastern will compete in the 2016 @NCAADII WBB South Regional pic.twitter.com/tr5PmafptQ
— Sunshine State Conf (@D2SSC) March 7, 2016