Women's basketball to face DePauw in NCAA first round

The Trine University women's basketball team received an at-large bid to the 2018 NCAA Divsion III Tournament and will take on DePauw University in the first round.

The first and second rounds are scheduled for Friday and Saturday, March 2-3.  Illinois Wesleyan University will serve as host of the first two rounds, which also include Wartburg (Iowa) College, Webster (Missouri) University, George Fox (Oregon) University, College of Saint Benedict (Minnesota) and Marietta (Ohio) College in the regional bracket.

Trine and DePauw will meet for just the second time in the schools' history. In the only other meeting, DePauw beat Trine, 64-54, in Greencastle, Indiana, during the 2008-09 season.

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