WNIT teams show staying power in AP poll
January 22, 2015 -- Throughout the history of the Preseason and Postseason WNIT, teams have used the unique strengths of the events as a launching pad for high-flying results down the road.
No. 3 Baylor (2011 Preseason Champs)
No. 4 Louisville (2013 Preseason Champs)
No. 6 Notre Dame (2011 Preseason Runners-Up)
No. 12 North Carolina (2012 Preseason Champs)
No. 18 Mississippi State (2014 Preseason Champs)
No. 20 Iowa (2012 Preseason Runners-Up)
No. 24 Western Kentucky (2014 Preseason Runners-Up)
No. 25 Rutgers (2014 Postseason Champs)
Upon the release of the Jan. 20 Associated Press Top 25 poll for women’s basketball, more than a half-dozen teams in the rankings are programs that experienced recent success in a WNIT...(READ MORE)
Postseason WNIT Sets Dates
January 6, 2015 -- The Women’s National Invitation Tournament is gearing up for postseason play, and the committee is excited to provide dates and details for the 2015 Postseason WNIT.
The committee will announce the 64-team field the evening of Monday, March 16, following the selection of the NCAA Tournament field. For the Postseason WNIT, 32 teams will receive automatic berths, and 32 teams will be awarded at-large berths. Teams are chosen based on criteria outlined below, and all games in the single-elimination format are played at the main or alternate facilities of participating schools,...(READ MORE)