Westmont (20-9), ranked 13th, was given the fourth seed in the bracket released Wednesday, and will face fifth-seed No. 20 Xavier of Louisiana in the opening round on March 19 in Frankfort, Kent.
“They are a very athletic, talented team that likes to pressure,” Westmont coach Kirsten Moore said in a statement. “What we need to rely on going into the national tournament is our experience and our understanding of what it takes to win. more