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For the sixth consecutive season, Old Dominion University's Lady Monarchs are the top seed in the Colonial Athletic Association Women's Basketball Tournament to be held March 8-10 at the Old Dominion Fieldhouse.

James Madison University, which broke Old Dominion's 113-game CAA win streak earlier this season, is the second seed.

The Lady Monarchs finished the season 14-1 in conference play. James Madison was 12-4. Both Old Dominion and JMU will have first round byes for the tournament.

Last night the #3-seeded George Mason defeated #6-seed UNC Wilmington, 58-47, and #5-seeded William & Mary bested #4-seeded Virginia Commonwealth, 67-60.

Today James Madison will play GMU at 5 p.m. and Old Dominion will take on W&M at 7:30 p.m.

The winners of those two games will vie for the CAA title at 2 p.m. Saturday. With the CAA championship comes an automatic berth in the NCAA tournament.

This article was posted on: March 8, 2001

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