BARBOURVILLE, Ky. - Union
enters the 2011 Appalachian Athletic Conference Women's Basketball
Tournament as the No. 4 seed and will play host to No. 5 seed Bluefield
(Va.) on Tuesday at 7 p.m.
The Lady Bulldogs ended the regular season with a 17-12 overall record and a 7-7 conference mark, while the Lady Rams are 10-18 overall and 5-9 in the AAC.
Tennessee Wesleyan (26-3 overall, 14-0 AAC) is the top-seeded team and will face No. 8 seed Bryan (Tenn.) (10-19 overall, 2-12 AAC). No. 7 seed Virginia Intermont (10-20 overall, 3-11 AAC) will play at No. 2 seed Milligan (Tenn.) (22-8 overall, 10-4 AAC), and No. 6 seed Reinhardt (Ga.) (14-16 overall, 5-9 AAC) will play at No. 3 Montreat (N.C.) (24-4 overall, 10-4 AAC).
All of the first-round games will be held Tuesday at 7 p.m.
The semifinal round is set for Friday at 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. with the championship game set for Saturday at 7 p.m. The final two rounds will be at the home of the highest seed remaining following the opening round.