The No.2 Lubbock Christian University Lady Chaparrals are making their second appearance in the NCAA Division II Women Basketball Championship, after claiming a Heartland Conference Tournament title, and the NCAA announced during their selection show the Lady Chaps are serving as the top seed and hosting the South Central Region Championship Mar. 9-12 inside Rip Griffin Center.
The Lady Chaparrals are 28-1 and will put the nation's longest active home win streak (47 consecutive home wins) to the test as the top seed of the eight-team regional field. Their first game is scheduled for 6 p.m. Friday, Mar. 9 against eighth-seeded Tarleton State University. Also included in the field is two-seed West Texas A&M, three-seed Colorado State-Pueblo, four-seed Angelo State, five-seed Black Hills State, six-seed Metropolitan State University of Denver and seven-seed Arkansas - Fort Smith.
The winning of the team tournament advances to the Elite Eight, scheduled for Mar. 19-23 in Sioux Falls, S.D. Here is a list of times for the South Central Region games:
Session I – Friday, March 9, 2018
Game 1 - 12:00 p.m. - No.3-seed Colorado State-Pueblo vs. No.6-seed Metro State
Game 2 - 2:30 p.m. - No.2-seed West Texas A&M vs. No.7-seed Arkansas - Fort Smith
Session II – Friday, March 9, 2018
Game 3 - 6:00 p.m. - No.1-seed Lubbock Christian vs. No.8-seed Tarleton State
Game 4 - 8:30 p.m. - No.4-seed Angelo State vs. No.5-seed Black Hills State
Session III – Saturday, March 10, 2018
Game 5 - 5:00 p.m. - Game 1 winner vs. Game 2 winner
Game 6 - 7:30 p.m. - Game 3 winner vs. game 4 winner
Session IV – Monday, March 12, 2018
Game 7 - 7:00 p.m. - Game 5 winner vs. game 6 winner
(All Times are Central)
Tickets go on sale Monday, March 5 at 8:00 a.m. Advance tickets can only be purchased online at www.lcu.edu/tickets. Tickets may also be purchased at the door (if not sold out). There is no general admission seating. All tickets will have a seat assignment and will cost $10 per session.