Indianapolis, Indiana -- The Women's Basketball team is going dancing!! The Hornets earned an at-large bid into the 2017 NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament and will travel to Newport News, Va. to play Catholic in the First Round. #11 Christopher Newport will host First and Second Rounds in the Freeman Center and will welcome Catholic, Staten Island and Lynchburg.
The Hornets will be making their second straight appearance in the NCAA Tournament which is also just the second time in program history for the women. Head Coach Abby Pyzik Smith led the Hornets to a final record of 22-6, highlighted by a perfect 11-0 record at home and a 14-2 mark in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC).
The Hornets and Cardinals will face-off at 5:30 p.m. Stay tuned to all the action by visiting the microsite for the First and Second Rounds in Newport News, Va. by clicking here.