Toledo women’s basketball team receives at-large bid to WNIT

March 16, 2015 | Athletics, Events, News
By Brian DeBenedictis

The Toledo women’s basketball team has received an invite to the 2015 Women’s National Invitational Tournament (WNIT).

thumb-rocket-color-logoThe official WNIT bracket, which will include matchups and dates, will be announced later tonight by 11:30 p.m.

UT will appear in the WNIT for the fifth time in seven seasons under Head Coach Tricia Cullop.

The Rockets are one of 32 at-large qualifiers in this year’s event and one of six Mid-American Conference representatives — along with Akron, Ball State, Buffalo, Eastern Michigan and Western Michigan— in the 64-team field.

First-round action will tip off Wednesday, March 18, and conclude Friday, March 20.

Second-round games will take place March 21-24, round three March 25-27, quarterfinals March 28-30, and semifinals April 1-2.

The championship game will be played Saturday, April 4, and will be televised live on CBS Sports Network at 3 p.m. Eastern.

All games are hosted by participating schools.

The Postseason WNIT is owned and produced by Triple Crown Sports based in Fort Collins, Colo.

For complete information on the tournament, visit