Mar 4, 2012; Greensboro, NC, USA; Maryland Terrapins head coach Brenda Frese talks to guard Anjale Barrett (10) on the sidelines against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets during the second half of the finals of the 2012 Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament at the Greensboro Coliseum. Maryland beat Georgia Tech 68-65. Mandatory Credit: Mark Dolejs-US PRESSWIRE

2012 Women's NCAA Tournament: Maryland Defeats Navy 59-44, Will Next Face Louisville On Monday

The No. 2 seed Maryland Terrapins women's basketball team struggled out of the gate in the first half of their 2012 Women's NCAA tournament first round game with Navy, but righted the ship after halftime on their way to a 59-44 victory.

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Women's NCAA Tournament 2012 Bracket And Schedule: Maryland Vs. Louisville

The Maryland Terrapins women's basketball team got past their first round opponent over thee weekend, and they'll have a shot to make it to the Sweet 16 with a win over Louisville on Monday night.

The lady Cardinals are no slouches, but they also beat only two ranked teams this year in nine chances, so they will struggle with the mighty Terrapins. Maryland only beat their first round opponent by fifteen, which is a little bit lower than one might have expected in a 15/2 opening round matchup, but make no mistake, they are favored pretty easily in this matchup with Louisville.

Here is a complete schedule of where you can find the game tonight, in whichever medium you choose.

Game Date/Time: Monday March 19th, 7:10 pm ET

Location: Comcast Center, College Park, MD

TV Info: ESPN2/3

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2012 Women's NCAA Tournament: Louisville Defeats Michigan State 67-55, Will Face Maryland Monday Night

The No. 7 seed Louisville Cardinals defeated the No. 10 seed Michigan State Spartans 67-55 on Saturday afternoon in College Park, with a familiar face was on the sideline for Louisville. Former Maryland assistant Jeff Walz coached in a game on the College Park campus for the first time in five years, and his team will now take on former boss Brenda Frese and the Maryland Terrapins Monday night in a 2012 Women's NCAA Tournament second round game.

Walz was an assistant under Frese for five season, including being on the bench for Maryland's 2006 national title run. He took the Louisville job in 2007. Walz and his Cardinals have faced Frese and the Terrapins once before, with Louisville defeating Maryland in the 2009 NCAA regional finals.

No. 2 seed Maryland advanced to the second round courtesy of a 59-44 win over No. 15 Navy. The victory was the Terrapins eighth in a row, and eleventh in their last twelve games.

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2012 Women's NCAA Tournament: Maryland Defeats Navy 59-44, Will Next Face Lousiville

The No. 2 seed Maryland Terrapins women's basketball team struggled out of the gate in the first half of their 2012 Women's NCAA tournament first round game with Navy, but righted the ship in the second half behind the play of ACC Player of the Year Alyssa Thomas on their way to a 59-44 victory. It was Maryland's eight win in a row, and eleventh in their last twelve contests.

Thomas struggled in the first half, but ended the game scoring 17 points total. She poured in twelve after halftime on five of seven second half shooting. The 6-foot-2 sophomore also grabbed ten rebounds.

The Patriot League champion Mids were unable to match up with the size and athleticism of Maryland, as they were outrebounded 46-33, shooting just 30.5 percent from the floor and taking only two free throws the entire game. Jade Geif led the way for Navy with 14 points

Maryland will next face No. 7 seed Louisville, a 67-55 winner over No. 10 seed Michigan State on Saturday afternoon. The Cardinals are coached by former Maryland assistant Jeff Walz.

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2012 Women's NCAA Tournament Bracket And Schedule

The 2012 Women's NCAA Tournament will get underway on Saturday at the first 16 games are played at four sites across the county. The Maryland Terrapins will see their first competition in the tournament as they take their initial steps toward what they hope can be an eventual national championship.

The Terps will be the No. 2 seed in the Raleigh Region and will face off against No. 15 Navy in just the third game of the tournament. That game will tip off at 10:15 a.m. ET on Saturday.

The full schedule of Saturday's games is below.

10:05 AM (12) Eastern Michigan vs. (5) South Carolina --Fresno Region
10:10 AM (9) Texas vs. (8) West Virginia --Fresno Region
10:15 AM (15) Navy vs. (2) Maryland -- Raleigh Region
10:20 AM (9) Princeton vs. (8) Kansas State --Kingston Region
12:30 PM (16) Hampton vs. (1) Stanford--Fresno Region
12:30 PM (16) Prairie View A&M vs. (1) Connecticut--Kingston Region
12:30 PM (10) Michigan State vs. (7) Louisville -- Raleigh Region
12:30 PM (13) South Dakota State vs. (4) Purdue--Fresno Region
3:05 PM (11) Dayton vs. (6) Arkansas -- Raleigh Region
3:10 PM (15) Tennessee-Martin vs. (2) Tennessee--Des Moines Region
3:15 PM (11) Gonzaga vs. (6) Rutgers -- Kingston Region
3:20 PM (15) McNeese State vs. (2) Kentucky -- Kingston Region
5:30 PM (10) Brigham Young vs. (7) DePaul--Des Moines Region
5:30 PM (10) Iowa State vs. (7) Green Bay Kingston Region
5:30 PM (14) Albany vs. (3) Texas A&M -- Raleigh Region
5:30 PM (14) Idaho State vs. (3) Miami (FL) -- Kingston Region

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2012 Women's NCAA Tournament: Maryland Takes On Navy Saturday In College Park

The Maryland Terrapins women's basketball team (28-4) will open their 2012 Women's NCAA tournament with an 11:15 a.m. tip against Navy (18-13) in College Park. Maryland is the No. 2 seed in the Raleigh regional, Navy the No. 15 seed. The game can be seen on ESPN2.

Maryland will be playing in their eight NCAA tournament in head coach's Brenda Frese's tenth season at the helm. The Terrapins won the ACC title on March 4, have not lost in a month, and have been victorious in 10 of their 11 games overall since February 2. Maryland is second in the nation in rebounding margin, and fourth in both field goal percentage and scoring offense.

Navy will be making their second straight NCAA tournament appearance (the only two in program history) after winning a second straight Patriot League title. The Midshipmen have won four games in a row, and were first in their conference in scoring defense and rebounding margin.

The victor of the Maryland vs. Navy battle will face the winner of the game between No. 7 seed Louisville and No. 10 seed Michigan State.

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2012 NCAA Women's Tournament: Hampton Earns No. 16 Seed, Will Play Stanford

The Hampton University Lady Pirates women's basketball team will open the 2012 Women's NCAA Tournament as a No. 16 seed in the Fresno regional after the 2012 Women's NCAA tournament bracket was announced on Monday night.

Hampton will face No. 1 seed Stanford in Norfolk, Virginia. The game is scheduled for March 17 at 1:30 p.m. Eastern.

Hampton finished the season with a 26-4 record, including a 15-1 mark in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC). They earned an automatic bid to the Big Dance by defeating Howard 54-53 in the MEAC Tournament final.

By playing No. 1 seed Stanford, the Lady Pirates will be looking to match the feat of Harvard, who defeated the Cardinal in a 1 vs. 16 match-up in the first round of the 1998 NCAA Women's Tournament. The Crimson remain the only No. 16 seed to defeat a No. 1 seed in either the men's or women's tournament.

The rest of Hampton's regional bracket looks like this:

No. 8 West Virginia vs. No. 9 Texas
No. 5 South Carolina vs. No. 12 Eastern Michigan
No. 4 Purdue vs. No. 13 South Dakota State
No. 6 Oklahoma vs. No. 11 Michigan
No. 3 St. John's vs. No. 14 Creighton
No. 7 Vanderbilt vs. No. 10 Middle Tennessee State
No. 2 Duke vs. No. 15 Samford

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2012 Women's NCAA Tournament: Liberty Earns No. 16 Seed, Will Face Notre Dame

The Liberty University Lady Flames women's basketball team will open the 2012 Women's NCAA Tournament as a No. 16 seed in the Raleigh regional. The 2012 Women's NCAA tournament bracket was announced on Monday night.

The Liberty Lady Flames will face No. 1 seed Notre Dame in Notre Dame, Indiana. The game is scheduled for March 18 at 2:30 p.m. Eastern.

Liberty finished the season with a 24-8 record, including a 16-2 mark in the Big South Conference. The Lady Eagles earned an automatic bid by defeating High Point 81-73 in the Big South tournament championship game.

The rest of Liberty's regional bracket looks like this:

No. 8 Cal vs. No. 9 Iowa
No. 5 St. Bonaventure vs. No. 12 Florida Gulf Coast
No. 4 Georgia vs. No. 13 Marist
No. 6 Arkansas vs. No. 11 Dayton
No. 3 Texas A&M vs. No. 14 Albany
No. 7 Louisville vs. No. 10 Michigan State
No. 2 Maryland vs. No. 15 Navy

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2012 Women's NCAA Tournament: Maryland Earns No. 2 Seed, Faces Navy

The Maryland women's basketball team will open the 2012 Women's NCAA tournament as a No. 2 seed in the Raleigh regional. The 2012 Women's NCAA tournament bracket was announced on Monday night.

The Lady Terps will face No. 15 Navy in College Park. The game is scheduled for March 17 at 11:15 a.m. Eastern.

If Maryland wins, it will face the winner of the game between No. 7 seed Louisville and No. 10 seed Michigan State.

Brenda Frese's team finished the season with an overall record of 28-4 (12-4 ACC) and won the ACC Tournament title with a 68-65 win over Georgia Tech, a win which earned them an automatic spot in the field of 64.

The rest of Maryland's regional bracket looks like this:

No. 1 Notre Dame vs. No. 16 Liberty
No. 8 Cal vs. No. 9 Iowa
No. 5 St. Bonaventure vs. No. 12 Florida Gulf Coast
No. 4 Georgia vs. No. 13 Marist
No. 6 Arkansas vs. No. 11 Dayton
No. 3 Texas A&M vs. No. 14 Albany
No. 7 Louisville vs. No. 10 Michigan State

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2012 NCAA Women's Tournament: Georgetown Earns No 5 Seed, Faces Fresno State

The Georgetown Hoyas received the fifth seed in the Des Moines Regional of the 2012 Women's NCAA tournament. They will play No. 12 Fresno State in Chapel Hill, N.C. on Sunday, March 18, at 12:20 p.m. Eastern Time.

Georgetown finished the regular season with a record of 22-8 overall and 11-5 in the Big East. The Hoyas earned an at-large bid into the field after falling to West Virginia 39-32 in the Big East Tournament quarterfinals.

The rest of Georgetown's regional bracket looks like this:

No. 1 Baylor Vs No. 16 UC Santa Barbara
No. 8 Ohio State Vs. No. 9 Florida
No. 4 Georgia Tech Vs. No. 13 Sacred Heart
No. 6 Nebraska Vs. No. 11 Kansas
No. 3 Delaware Vs. No. 14 Arkansas-Little Rock
No. 7 DePaul Vs. No. 10 BYU
No. 2 Tennessee Vs. No. 15 Tennessee-Martin

The first round of the 2012 Women's NCAA tournament starts on Saturday, March 17.

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Women's NCAA Tournament: ACC Champion Maryland No. 2 Seed In Raleigh Region, Opens Against Navy

The seedings and pairings for the 2012 Women's NCAA Tournament have been revealed and the ACC Tournament Champion Maryland Terrapins have been handed a No. 2 seed in the Raleigh Regional. Brenda Frese's Lady Terps will play their first game on Saturday, March 17 at the Comcast Center in College Park against No. 15 seed Navy. That game tips off at 11:15 a.m. and can be seen on ESPN2.

If Maryland gets past Navy, they will meet the winner of the match-up between No. 7 seed Louisville and No. 10 seed Michigan State.

The Georgetown Hoyas earned a No. 5 seed in the Des Moines Region and will face No. 12 seed Fresno State in Chapel Hill, N.C. on Sunday, March 18. That game tips off at 12:20 p.m. and can be seen on ESPN2. The winner of that game will meet either No. 4 seed Georgia Tech or No. 13 seed Sacred Heart.

Among the notable omissions were the Virginia Cavaliers, who finished 22-10 overall, 9-7 in ACC play and lost to Maryland in the ACC Tournament quarterfinals.

Two other local teams earned No. 16 seeds. Hampton will face No. 1 seed Stanford in the Fresno Region. That game is scheduled for Saturday, March 17 with tip-off at 1:30 in Norfolk, Va. Liberty also earned a No. 16 seed and will play No. 1 seed Notre Dame in the Fresno Region. That game will take place Sunday, March 18 at 2:30 p.m. in Notre Dame, Ind.

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Women's NCAA Selection Show: Time, TV, Coverage And More

Both Maryland and Virginia will be making an appearance in the Women's NCAA tournament this year. Find out where they will be seeded and who they will play on Monday night.

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