CU women open tourney play today
FRANKFORT, KY -- The top-seeded Cumberland womens basketball team begins play in the 2013 Mid-South Conference Championships Thursday at 1 p.m. facing eighth-seeded Lindsey Wilson at the Frankfort Convention Center.
Cumberland defeated the Blue Raiders in both meetings during the season, taking a 57-37 decision in Columbia on Jan. 17 and a 64-52 victory in Lebanon on Feb. 9 -- a contest that included an 18-0 run by the Bulldogs to start the second half, erasing a 10-point lead by LWC.
The NAIA Womens National Tournament begins March 13, also at the Frankfort Convention Center. Cumberland will learn of its seeding and whom it will play in the national tournament on the evening of March 6.