Womhoops Guru

Mel Greenberg covered college and professional women’s basketball for the Philadelphia Inquirer, where he worked for 40 plus years. Greenberg pioneered national coverage of the game, including the original Top 25 women's college poll. His knowledge has earned him nicknames such as "The Guru" and "The Godfather," as well as induction into the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame in 2007.

Thursday, March 03, 2011

Guru Report: Thursday Conference Action

By Mel Greenberg

Here's a shorter schedule off the main conference tracker post just under this for Thursday's games.

S before a team with a numeral is the seed number while R is the AP ranking if a team has one. Next AP ranking numbers will be inserted after Monday's poll is released. This file being updated daily for results, records of teams advancing, and new tournament pairings as they are determined.

Will also include next day schedule so you see the advancement path. Thus, Friday games are listed in advance of Thursday results.

For now, here's the schedule. TV in whatever form is also designated, when known, with each tournament. And the Guru will give his own summary in the next 24 hours as to what is at stake in each conference.

-- Mel


America East
At Chase Family Arena
West Hartford, Conn. (Univ. of Hartford)
First Round
Thursday, March 3
S9 Maine (4-24) vs. S8 Stony Brook (6-22), 6:05 p.m.

Quarterfinals
Friday, March 4
S2 Boston U. (15-13) vs. S7 Vermont (5-24), 12:05 p.m.
S3 Binghamton (18-11) vs. S6 New Hampshire (9-19), 2:15 p.m.
S1 UMBC (19-10) vs. S9 Maine or S8 Stony Brook, 6:05 p.m.
S4 Hartford (14-15) vs. S5 Albany (16-13), 8:15 p.m.

---------------

Atlantic Coast Conference
At Greensboro Coliseum
Greensboro, N.C.
First Round
Thursday, March 3
S5 Georgia Tech (21-9) vs. S12 Virginia Tech (11-18), 11 a.m., RSN-TV
S8 Virginia (16-14) vs. S9 Wake Forest (14-16), 3 p.m., RSN-TV
S7 Boston College (18-11) vs. S-10 N.C. State (13-16), 6 p.m.
S6-R19 North Carolina (22-7, 8-6) vs. S11 Clemson (10-19), 8 p.m.

Quarterfinals
Friday, March 4
S4-R13 Maryland (23-6) vs. S-Ga. Tech-S-13 Va. Tech, 11 a.m., RSN-TV
S1-R8 Duke (26-3) vs. S8-Virginia-S9-Wake Forest winner, 3 p.m., RSN-TV
S2-R10 Miami (26-3) vs. S7-B.C.-S10-N.C. State winner, 6 p.m.
S3-R14 Florida State (23-6) vs. S6-R19-UNC-S11-Clemson winner, 8 p.m.

----------
Atlantic Sun Conference
At University Center (Mercer)
Macon, Ga.

Quarterfinals

Thursday, March 3
S5 Jacksonville (13-16) vs. S4 North Florida (13-16), 12 p.m.
S6 Belmont (10-19) vs. S3 Campbell (13-16), 6:30 p.m.

Semifinals
Friday, March 4
S1 ETSU (19-11) vs. S5-Jacksonville-S4-UNF winner, 12 p.m.
S2 Stetson (18-12) vs. S6-Belmont-S3-Campbell winner, 2:30 p.m.
----------------

Big Ten Conference
At Conseco Fieldhouse
Indianapolis
(All games thru semifinals – B10-TV)
First Round
Thursday, March 3
S7 Purdue (19-10) vs. S10 Indiana (9-19), 2 p.m.
S6 Wisconsin (15-13) vs. S11 Illinois (7-22), 4:30 p.m.
S8 Northwestern (17-12) vs. S. 9 Minnesota (12-17), 7 p.m.

Quarterfinals
Friday, March 4
S2 Penn State (22-8) vs. S7-Purdue-S10-Indiana winner, 11:30 a.m.
S3 Michigan (17-11) vs. S6-Wisconsin-S11- Illinois winner, 2 p.m.
S1R11 Mchigan State (25-4) vs. S8-Northwestern-S9-Minnesota winner, 6 p.m.
S4R24 Iowa (22-7) vs. S5 Ohio State (19-9), 8:30 p.m.

------------

Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference
At Webster Bank Arena at Harbor Yard
Bridgeport, Conn.
(Video Stream at MAACSports.Com Thru Quarterfinals)
First Round
Thursday, March 3
S7 Canisius (10-19) vs. S10 Niagara (1-28), 12 p.m.
S8 St. Peter’s (5-24) vs. S9 Rider (5-24), 2 p.m.

Quarterfinals
Friday, March 4
S2 Loyola, Md. (18-11) vs. S7-Canisius-S10-Niagara winner, 9:30 a.m.
S3 Manhattan (21-8) vs. S6 Iona (11-19), 11:30 a.m.
S1R? Marist (27-2) vs. S8-St. Peter’s-S9-Rider winner, 1:30 p.m.
S4 Siena (13-15) vs. S5 Fairfield (17-12), 3:30 p.m.

-------

Ohio Valley Conference
At Municipal Auditorium
Nashville, Tenn.
(First two rounds on OVCSports.TV)

Quarterfinals
Thursday, March 3
S4 Eastern Illinois (18-11) vs. S5 Austin Peay (14-17), 1 p.m.
S3 Morehead State (20-9) vs. S6 Jacksonville St. (10-20), 3 p.m.

Semifinals
Friday, March 4
S1 Tennessee Tech (22-6) vs. S5-A.P.-S8-Murray St.-S4-EIll winner, 1 p.m. ESPN3
S2 UT Martin (19-10) vs.. S3-Morehead St.-S6-Jacksonville-S7-Tn-St., 3 p.m., ESPN3

----------

Southeastern Conference
At Bridgestone Arena
Nashville, Tenn.
(All Games On Fox Sports Net thru Quarterfinals)
First Round
Thursday, March 3
S8 Florida (17-13) vs. S9 Arkansas (18-10), 1 p.m.
S10 Alabama (16-13) vs. S7 LSU (18-12), 3:30 p.m.
S5 South Carolina (16-13) vs. S12 Mississippi (10-18), 7:30 p.m.
S9 Auburn (15-14) vs. S11 Mississippi State (12-16), 10 p.m.

Quarterfinals
Friday, March 4
S1R4 Tennessee (28-2) vs. S8-Fla.-S9-Arkansas winner, 1 p.m.
S2R?? Kentucky (22-7) vs. S10-Alabama-S7-LSU winner, 3:30 p.m.
S4 Georgia (20-9) vs. S5-S.C.-S12-Mias winner, 7:30 p.m.
S3 Vanderbilt (19-10) vs. SS9-Auburn-S11-Miss. St. winner, 10 p.m.

--------

Southern Conference
At McKenzie Arena
Chattanooga, Tenn.
First Round
Thursday, March 3
S7 Georgia Southern (12-17) vs. S10 W. Carolina (8-21), 1 p.m.
S8 Davidson (13-16) vs. S9 Coll. Of Charleston (10-19), 3:30 p.m.
S6 UNC Greensboro (13-15) vs. S11-Wofford (7-21), 6 p.m.

Quarterfinals
Friday, March 4
S2 Samford (22-7) vs. S7-Ga Southern-S10-W. Carol winners, 9 a.m.
S1 Appalachian St. (23-5) vs. S8-Davidson-S9-ColofChar winner, 11:30 a.m.
Saturday, March 5
S4 Elon (18-11) vs. S5 Furman (14-15), 9 a.m.
S3 Chattanooga (16-13) vs. S6-UNC Gbo-S11-Wofford, 11:30 a.m.

---------------


Regular Games

Ivy League

(Not a Tournament)
Friday, March 5
Dartmouth (7-18, 3-8) at *Princeton (21-4, 10-1), 7 p.m.
***Harvard (16-9, 8-3) at Penn (10-15, 4-7), 7 p.m.
Columbia (6-20, 5-7) at **Yale (13-13, 9-3) at 7 p.m.

Saturday, March 6
Harvard at Princeton, 7 p.m. (Verizon-FIOS TV)
Cornell (6-20, 3-9) at Yale, 7 p.m.
*-First Place, **-Second Place, ***-Third Place

-- Mel

4 Comments:

Blogger ninest123 Ninest said...

ninest123 09.12
replica watches, uggs on sale, louboutin shoes, michael kors outlet, oakley sunglasses, oakley sunglasses, prada handbags, longchamp, tory burch outlet, polo ralph lauren outlet, louis vuitton outlet, louis vuitton outlet, nike outlet, michael kors outlet, oakley sunglasses, burberry, ray ban sunglasses, ray ban sunglasses, christian louboutin outlet, longchamp outlet, michael kors outlet, nike air max, nike free, ugg boots, louboutin outlet, jordan shoes, ugg boots, nike air max, polo ralph lauren outlet, tiffany jewelry, michael kors outlet, louis vuitton, michael kors outlet, louboutin, gucci outlet, burberry outlet online, longchamp outlet, ugg boots, louis vuitton, replica watches, ugg boots, prada outlet, michael kors, tiffany and co, louis vuitton

2:36 AM  
Blogger ninest123 Ninest said...

coach factory outlet, vanessa bruno, sac longchamp, timberland, hogan, chanel handbags, coach outlet, hollister, hollister pas cher, air max, north face, vans pas cher, oakley pas cher, ray ban uk, nike roshe run, coach outlet, michael kors, air jordan pas cher, tn pas cher, true religion jeans, hermes, new balance pas cher, longchamp pas cher, ralph lauren pas cher, michael kors, ray ban pas cher, michael kors, burberry, lacoste pas cher, lululemon, north face, michael kors, nike blazer, converse pas cher, kate spade outlet, nike air max, kate spade handbags, sac guess, louboutin pas cher, coach purses, nike free, true religion jeans, air force, true religion outlet, true religion jeans

2:40 AM  
Blogger ninest123 Ninest said...

babyliss, herve leger, mac cosmetics, abercrombie and fitch, nike roshe, ferragamo shoes, nike free run uk, p90x workout, bottega veneta, north face outlet, ralph lauren uk, wedding dresses, jimmy choo shoes, celine handbags, longchamp, ghd, soccer jerseys, hollister, mcm handbags, nike air max, north face outlet, insanity workout, baseball bats, mulberry, nike roshe, asics running shoes, nfl jerseys, new balance, nike trainers, lululemon, giuseppe zanotti, nike air max, vans shoes, hollister, reebok shoes, mont blanc, birkin bag, beats by dre, abercrombie and fitch, soccer shoes, chi flat iron, instyler, nike air max, valentino shoes, nike huarache

2:42 AM  
Blogger ninest123 Ninest said...

coach outlet, swarovski, wedding dresses, timberland boots, doke gabbana outlet, oakley, michael kors outlet, toms shoes, pandora jewelry, ugg,ugg australia,ugg italia, ugg boots uk, lancel, pandora charms, vans, marc jacobs, louboutin, michael kors outlet online, louis vuitton, swarovski crystal, montre pas cher, juicy couture outlet, gucci, pandora jewelry, ugg pas cher, converse, converse outlet, michael kors handbags, louis vuitton, iphone 6 cases, sac louis vuitton pas cher, ralph lauren, louis vuitton, juicy couture outlet, pandora charms, karen millen, links of london, replica watches, hollister, ugg,uggs,uggs canada, bottes ugg, nike air max, supra shoes, thomas sabo, louis vuitton, ray ban, hollister
ninest123 09.12

2:44 AM  

Post a Comment

<< Home