Basketball Resources

Publish date: Dec 7, 2010

2012 Division I Women’s Basketball Championship

The 2012 championship includes a vast majority of cities that have served as hosts during this decade. The first- and second-round host cities include Ames, Iowa; Bridgeport, Connecticut; Chicago, Illinois; College Park, Maryland; College Station, Texas; Norfolk, Virginia; Spokane, Washington; West Lafayette, Indiana; Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Bowling Green, Ohio; Chapel Hill, North Carolina; Little Rock, Arkansas; Nashville, Tennessee; Norman, Oklahoma; Notre Dame, Indiana and Tallahassee, Florida.

Regional sites for 2012 are Des Moines, Iowa; Fresno, California; Kingston, Rhode Island and Raleigh, North Carolina.

The 2012 Women’s Final Four will be played in the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado, April 1st & 3rd, 2012.

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Dates, Rounds

City, State



March 17/19 1st/2nd Rounds

Ames, Iowa

Hilton Coliseum

Iowa State University

March 17/19 1st/2nd Rounds

Bridgeport, Connecticut

Webster Bank Arena

Fairfield University

March 17/19 1st/2nd Rounds

Chicago, Illinois

Allstate Arena

DePaul University

March 17/19 1st/2nd Rounds

College Park, Maryland

Comcast Center

University of Maryland, College Park

March 17/19 1st/2nd Rounds

College Station, Texas

Reed Arena

Texas A&M University, College

March 17/19 1st/2nd Rounds

Norfolk, Virginia

Ted Constant Center

Old Dominion University

March 17/19 1st/2nd Rounds

Spokane, Washington

McCarthey Athletic Center

Gonzaga University

March 17/19 1st/2nd Rounds

West Lafayette, Indiana

Mackey Arena

Purdue University

March 18/20 1st/2nd Rounds

Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Pete Maravich Assembly Center

Louisiana State University

March 18/20 1st/2nd Rounds

Bowling Green, Ohio

Stroh Center

Bowling Green State University

March 18/20 1st/2nd Rounds

Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Carmichael Arena

University of North Carolina, Chapel

March 18/20 1st/2nd Rounds

Little Rock, Arkansas

Jack Stephens Center

University of Arkansas, Little Rock

March 18/20 1st/2nd Rounds

Nashville, Tennessee

Memorial Gymnasium

Vanderbilt University

March 18/20 1st/2nd Rounds

Norman, Oklahoma

Lloyd Noble Center

University of Oklahoma

March 18/20 1st/2nd Rounds

Notre Dame, Indiana

Joyce Center

University of Notre Dame

March 18/20 1st/2nd Rounds

Tallahassee, Florida

Tucker Center

Florida State University

March 24/26 Dayton Regional

Des Moines, Iowa

Wells Fargo Arena

University of Northern Iowa

March 24/26 Spokane Regional

Fresno, California

SaveMart Center

California State University, Fresno

March 25/27 Kingston Regional

Kingston, Rhode Island

The Ryan Center

University of Rhode Island

March 25/27
Raleigh Regional

Raleigh, North Carolina

RBC Center

North Carolina State University