Seymour grad's team playing NCAA Tournament game in West Lafayette

Amanda Moore, a 2012 Seymour High School graduate, helped the Florida Gulf Coast University women's basketball team win its fourth straight Atlantic Sun Conference regular-season title.

Then after recently winning their second conference tournament title, the Eagles earned an automatic bid to the NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Tournament.

The 12th-seeded Eagles (26-7) will play fifth-seeded Oklahoma State (23-8) in the first round Saturday at Purdue University's Mackey Arena in West Lafayette.

The game will be broadcast on ESPN2 and is scheduled to start at 11 a.m. Tickets are available online by visiting

First-round games are Saturday and Sunday at regional sites around the country. The second round will be played at the same locations Monday and Tuesday, and then the regional rounds are set for March 29 through April 1 at Notre Dame, Louisville, Ky., Lincoln, Neb., and Stanford, Calif.

The Final Four is April 6 and 8 at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn.

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