Valdosta State Women Head To St. Petersburg For South Regional

Valdosta State Women Head To St. Petersburg For South Regional
Posted at 12:26 AM, Mar 09, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-09 00:26:00-05

VALDOSTA, Ga. - The schedule for the upcoming NCAA Division II Women's Basketball South Regional has been announced with four games slated for quarterfinal action on Friday headlined by top-seeded Eckerd College's showdown with the No. 8 seed Lee at 5:00 p.m. in St. Petersburg, Fla.


The first game of the day on Friday will be between third-seeded Benedict and sixth-seeded Valdosta State at noon, while the No. 2 seed West Florida Argonauts take on seventh-seeded Nova Southeastern Sharks at 2:30 p.m.


The first day of competition concludes with a 7:30 p.m. tilt between No. 4 seed Rollins and the No. 5 seed Florida Southern.


Saturday's semifinal games will tip at 5 and 7:30 p.m., and the championship will be held on Monday, March 13, at 7 p.m.

TICKETS: The tournament schedule will be broken up into sessions, with ticket purchasing options available for each session at $15 each. A discounted session ticket can be purchased by students and senior citizens at $10 each. In addition, a tournament pass is available for purchase at $40. All tickets will be available for purchase at the event.



Friday, March 10 - Quarterfinals

Session 1

Game 1 - 12:00 p.m.

No. 6 seed Valdosta State vs. No. 3 seed Benedict

Game 2 - 2:30 p.m.

No. 2 seed West Florida vs. No. 7 seed Nova Southeastern


Session 2

Game 3 - 5:00 p.m.

No. 1 seed Eckerd vs. No. 8 seed Lee

Game 4 - 7:30 p.m.

No. 4 seed Rollins vs. No. 5 seed Florida Southern


Saturday, March 11 - Semifinals

Session 3

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


Monday, March 13 - Championship

Session 4

Game 7 - 7 p.m.

Game 5 winner vs. Game 6 winner