COLUMBIA, SC March 15, 2013 – Fans are invited to join the South Carolina women’s basketball team in the McGuire Club of Colonial Life Arena to watch the NCAA Selection Show on Mon., March 18. Doors will open at 6:15 p.m. with the show beginning at 7 p.m. The first 200 fans will receive a free t-shirt. Concession stand refreshments will be provided. Fans should park in the lot adjacent to the arena and enter through the arena’s main entrance.
The No. 17/15 Gamecocks are currently 24-7 on the season. South Carolina finished tied for fourth in the SEC with a school-record 11 SEC wins this season while also tying the school record with 23 regular-season victories. It is the second-straight 20-win season for the Gamecocks with back-to-back fourth-place finishes in the league standings. Senior guard Ieasia Walker was named SEC Defensive Player of the Year last week, becoming the first Gamecock to earn one of the league’s player of the year awards from the coaches. Her first-team All-SEC selection came in addition to second-team honors for Ashley Bruner and Aleighsa Welch and all-freshman recognition for Tiffany Mitchell.