Top Two Seeds to Meet for SBC Women’s Championship
Despite some upsets along the way, the women’s bracket in the Sun Belt Conference Tournament winds up with the top two seeds meeting for the title.
#1 seed Middle Tennessee defeated #5 FIU 68-59, while second seed UALR easily handled #3 Western Kentucky 74-54 Sunday at the Summit Arena in Little Rock, AR.
The Lady Raiders had to come from ten points down early in the second half to collect the win and advance to the title game for the 10th time in eleven years.
Middle Tennessee will meet #2 UALR the two time defending tournament champions which won its 13th straight and got a little revenge in the process, defeating #3 WKU,a team which beat the Trojans twice during the regular season.
It’s the fifth straight year UALR has made the tournament finals.