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ESPN prediction: Dayton women a No. 10 seed in NCAA tournament

Published: Saturday, February 03, 2018 @ 1:49 PM
By: David Jablonski

For fans of the Dayton Flyers women’s basketball program, it’s not too early to be thinking about March Madness.

In ESPN’s latest bracket prediction, the Flyers have a No. 10 seed in the NCAA tournament. Their first-round opponent is No. 7 seed Virginia. The website predicts the game will be played in Eugene, Ore., with Oregon and Stephen F. Austin playing in the other game.

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Dayton has played in the NCAA tournament in seven of the last eight seasons. It earned a No. 12 seed last year and lost 66-57 to Tennessee in the first round in Louisville, Ky.

The Flyers (17-4, 10-0) take an 11-game winning streak into a 2 p.m. Sunday game against Virginia Commonwealth at UD Arena.