ROCK HILL – The Newberry College women’s basketball team has earned the fourth seed in the 2013 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Women’s Basketball Tournament and will host fifth-seeded Carson-Newman at 7 p.m. Wednesday.
The seedings were announced by the league office on Saturday night.
Newberry finished fourth in the SAC with an 11-7 conference record, while the Carson-Newman Lady Eagles finished the season with a 9-9 conference record.
In the regular season the Wolves and Lady Eagles split with each team winning its home game against the other. Newberry won the most recent meeting on Feb. 16, with a 75-66 victory over Carson-Newman inside of Eleazer Arena.
Anderson won the regular season title and will host eighth-seeded Lincoln Memorial, while second-seeded Lenoir-Rhyne hosts seventh-seeded Wingate and third-seeded Catawba plays host to sixth-seeded Tusculum.
The four winners from Wednesday’s quarterfinals will travel to Greenville on Saturday for the SAC Championship semifinals. The first women’s game is slated to tip off at noon at Timmons Arena on the campus of Furman University in Greenville.