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Women's Basketball Selections 101


How Does the NCAA Pick the Teams?

A popular question asked by sports fans in March is, "How does the NCAA pick teams to play in the tournament?"
Here is a chance to look behind the curtain to see how the teams are chosen.

2020 March Madness Timeline

Selection Monday
March 16, 2020; Selection Show, ESPN, 7 p.m. ET

First/Second Rounds
March 20-23, 2020


March 27 and 29, 2020 - Dallas, Texas and Greenville, South Carolina
March 28 and 30 - Fort Wayne, Indiana and Portland, Oregon

Women's Final Four
April 3 and 5; New Orleans, Louisiana