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Women's Basketball - Wed, Mar. 12, 2008
The Georgetown College Tigers are headed to Jackson, Tn. for the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics Division I Women's Basketball National Championship to be held March 19-26 in Jackson, Tn. The Tigers have a first round match-up with Freed-Hardeman University on Thursday, March 20 at 8:00 p.m. CSTThe Georgetown College Tigers are headed to Jackson, Tn. for the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics Division I Women's Basketball National Championship to be held March 19-26 in Jackson, Tn. The Tigers have a first round match-up with Freed-Hardeman University on Thursday, March 20 at 8:00 p.m. CST

The teams last faced each other on November 20 when the Lady Lions visited Georgetown and took home a 72-71 win. The Tigers were without senior guard Kim Ingle, who was out with a broken hand, and were led in scoring by Jayme Gilbert with 19 points. Freed-Hardeman's Jana Cross had a double-double of 24 points and ten rebounds.

Georgetown finished the season with a 23-9 record and were crowned the MSC Tournament Champions after beating Pikeville, Cumberlands and Lindsey Wilson in route to the title. The Tigers are ranked #29 and have a seventh seed in the national tournament.

Second-seeded Freed-Hardeman is 26-7 and lost 73-62 to top-ranked and undefeated Union University in the TransSouth Conference Finals.

All of the Georgetown games will be broadcast live on 101.5 FM and www.georgetowncollegeathletics.com In addition, fans can watch live internet video streaming on a pay-per-view basis by visiting www.watchnaia.com

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