BOCA RATON, Fla. - The Florida Atlantic University women's basketball team will face UTSA in the first round of the Conference USA Tournament. The game is set for Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. (EST) in Frisco, Texas at the Ford Center at The Star.
FAU finished the regular season in seventh place in the final standings. That finish is the highest for the Owls since joining Conference USA in 2013. UTSA earned the 10 seed in the tournament after winning four of their last six games.
The Owls topped UTSA, 99-65, on January 25 in San Antonio. FAU had three players score 20-or-more points in that game with Ra'Kyra Gabriel recording 27, Danneal Ford had 25 and Sasha Cedeno scored 22.
The winner of FAU versus UTSA will face the No. 2 seed WKU on Thursday in the second round.
The first round games of the C-USA Tournament will be streamed live on Facebook.