Women Receive Seventh Seed in Nationals

The women's basketball team has earned the seventh seed going into the DII NJCAA national tournament.  After finishing eighth in the national tournament during last season, the Lady Cougars head back to the nationals for the second straight year in hopes of placing higher. 

The team takes on MCC-Penn Valley, who received one of the blind draws, in the first round.  The game will be played on Wednesday March 19, 2008 at 8pm (CST) at Illinois Central College (East Peoria, IL). 

The double elimination national tournament runs from Wednesday March 19, 2008 to Saturday March 22, 2008. 

For up to date information and webcasts, go to http://www.icc.edu/njcaatournament

Listen to the Lady Cougars' games live at http://www.wgcc-fm.com/listenlive.html.  GCC's Steve Petty will be broadcasting live from Illinois Central College.