Selection Sunday is here, for both the women and the men.
The 68-team bracket for the 2022 NCAA women’s basketball tournament will be revealed Sunday at 5 p.m. PDT on ESPN and ESPN2. A live stream of the group reveal will also be broadcast on NCAA.com. Elle Duncan will host the show and will be joined by analysts Rebecca Lobo, Carolyn Peck and Nikki Fargas, reporter Holly Rowe and braces specialist Charlie Creme.
Thirty-two teams received automatic offers and 36 overall teams will make up the rest of the group. For the first time, the women’s tournament will start with the First Four, which will be played on Wednesday and Thursday between the 16 seeded teams.
The first and second round games will be played from Friday, March 18 to Monday, March 21, between the top 16 finishers. The regionals are from Friday, March 25 to Monday, March 28 in Connecticut, North Carolina, Washington and Kansas. The Sweet 16 will be played from March 25-26, followed by the Elite Eight from March 27-28.
The Women’s Final Four is at 4 pm and 6:30 pm PDT on Friday, April 1 on ESPN, and the national championship game is at 5 pm Sunday, April 3 on ESPN at the Target Center in Minneapolis.
Here’s the 2022 NCAA Women’s Tournament Schedule
Here’s a breakdown of the games and TV channels for the entire NCAA women’s basketball tournament:
Women’s teams with automatic bidding
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This story originally appeared in the Los Angeles Times.