March 12, 2013
Selection Monday Information
CHICAGO -- Join the DePaul women's basketball team on Monday, March 18 for the NCAA Women's Basketball Selection Special. Coach Doug Bruno and his team will gather at McGrath-Phillips Arena to watch the selection show on ESPN on DePaul's big screen at 6 p.m. (CT). The event is open to the public and doors open at 5 p.m.
The selection show party includes food and soda while admission is free. Parking is available for $6 next door to the Sullivan Athletic Center at the 2335 N. Sheffield parking facility. Fans that plan on attending the selection show should RSVP to Katie Ramsey at (773)325-7504 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Blue Demons are looking for their 11th consecutive NCAA tournament selection on Monday. DePaul sits at 21-11 on the season and its RPI was ranked No. 26 in the rankings that were released by the NCAA on Mar. 10.
Selection Monday and ESPN's NCAA Championship Coverage Information
ESPN will unveil the 64-team NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Championship field exclusively during the NCAA Women’s Basketball Selection Special Presented by Capital One on Monday, March 18, at 6 p.m. CT on ESPN and WatchESPN. First-year host Kevin Negandhi will join veteran analysts Kara Lawson, Carolyn Peck, Doris Burke and Rebecca Lobo in studio.
The discussion will continue at 7 p.m. on ESPNU with the NCAA Women’s Basketball Selection Special Extended Coverage Presented by Capital One when Negandhi, Lawson, Peck and Lobo are joined by espnW writer Mechelle Voepel. The ESPNU show will include an exclusive interview with Carolayne Henry, the chair of the NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Committee.
The two hours of programming on Selection Monday will tip off ESPN’s comprehensive coverage of the NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Championship March 23-April 9, on ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPN3, WatchESPN and ESPN FULL COURT. In addition, ESPN will provide additional NCAA Championship content across its platforms, including SportsCenter, espnW, ESPN.com, ESPNEWS and ESPN International.