Lady Pirates Will Face Rutgers In First Round

The ECU Women's Basketball team now knows who it will face in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

The Lady Pirates learned the bracket Monday night at the Murphy Center at ECU in Greenville, as they held a live tournament pairing party.

They will face Rutgers, the Scarlet Knights, in the Greensboro region of the NCAA Tournament. The first round of this region will be played in East Lansing, Michigan. Rutgers was seeded fourth, ECU 13th. You can count on WITN-7 for complete coverage of the Lady Pirates and their tournament journey.

The team won the Conference USA championship March 4. They are headed to the NCAA Tournament for the first time in 25 years.

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Click on the "ECU Pairing Party" link at the top of this page to watch Video streaming of Monday night's viewing party at the Murphy Center.