COLLEGE PARK, Md. - After finishing the regular season with a 24-6 record, the Maryland women's basketball team will learn its NCAA Tournament seeding on Monday, March 17 at 7 p.m. with the Selection Show on ESPN.
First Round games will be played in College Park on Sunday, March 23 at 12:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. and the Second Round game will be played in College Park as well on Tuesday, March 25 at 7 p.m.
Tickets for the First and Second Rounds in College Park start at $12 for a single session general admission ticket and go up to $30 for an all-session reserved seat. For more information or to purchase, log on to http://www1.xosn.com/ViewArticle.dbml?DB_OEM_ID=29700&ATCLID=209390169&DB_OEM_ID=29700.
In last year's NCAA Tournament run, the fourth-seeded Terps advanced to their fifth Sweet Sixteen under head coach Brenda Frese. They beat Quinnipiac and Michigan State in College Park, then fell to eventual national champion Connecticut in the Sweet Sixteen.
The Terrapins have made nine NCAA Tournament appearances in Frese's 11 postseasons. She's led Maryland to four Elite Eights, five Sweet Sixteens, a Final Four and the 2006 NCAA Championship. Her all-time record with Maryland in the Tournament is 21-8 (.724). The Terps are 10-2 in NCAA Tournament games in Comcast Center.
Thomas recently passed Crystal Langhorne as the program's all-time leading scorer and now has 2,258 career points. She needs 12 to pass Juan Dixon's school record of 2,269 career points.