Date Posted:02/24/2002, 8:00AM
BRUNSWICK, Maine - The NCAA announced this evening that Bowdoin College has earned a first- round bye and a second-round home game in this year's NCAA Women's Basketball Championship. The Polar Bears will await the winner of the Emmanuel- Southern Maine matchup to be played on Wednesday evening at Southern Maine. Bowdoin will host the winner on Saturday, March 2, with the gametime scheduled for 2:00 p.m. The other side of the Northeast bracket features a first-round matchup between Salem State and Eastern Connecticut, with the winner advancing to play at Springfield in the second round.