Quarterfinals Recaps and Scores
The WNIT Quarterfinals will be played on Sunday, March 29. Follow the Gameday Central page for game recaps, scores and tournament updates:
Sunday, March 29
Villanova at West Virginia, 2 p.m. ET
Michigan at Southern Miss, 3 p.m. ET
Temple at Middle Tennessee, 5 p.m. ET
Saint Mary's at UCLA, 5 p.m. ET
Coaching matchup a family-friendly program
A person could stumble and fall over the number of storylines snaking through tonight’s WNIT game between Middle Tennessee and Ole Miss, but these teams have made a habit of standing tall all season.
The teams will square off in tonight’s Round 3 at Middle Tennessee; the host Blue Raiders (23-9) already have made their deepest postseason run in program history, while the Rebels (19-13) are resolutely making progress in the brutal SEC and could be the first Ole Miss team since 2006-07 to win 20 games.
When these teams faced off in November, it marked the first time a father (Rick Insell, MTSU) and a son (Matt Insell, Ole Miss) had ever coached against each other in a women’s D-1 game; the Blue Raiders prevailed that time, and tonight’s game adds the complicating flavor of postseason pressure on the unique matchup ... (Read More)