SAN ANTONIO, TX (WFXR) — The Virginia Tech women’s basketball team is set to face Baylor in the first-ever meeting between the two schools with a spot in the Sweet 16 on the line. The Lady Bears are the defending national champion while the Hokies are coming off a 70-63 win over Marquette on Sunday, marking the program’s first NCAA win since 2006.
Tip-off is set for 7 p.m. on the campus of St. Mary’s in San Antonio.
Cayla King: The ‘unsung hero’ for Hokies this season
Her offensive rebound in the closing moments against Marquette may have saved the Hokies’ season. Now Cayla King and the Virginia Tech women have their eyes set on upsetting No. 2 seed Baylor in the second round. Head coach Kenny Brooks discusses why the sophomore has been the ‘unsung hero’ of this year’s squad.
Kitley, Amoore reflect on tournament experience
During Monday’s media opportunity, freshman guard Georgia Amoore admitted that the only reason she’s heard of Waco, Texas was because of a certain HGTV show that’s made the city very popular in the last decade.