2010 Women's Basketball Invitational

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The 2010 Women's Basketball Invitational was the inaugural year of the tournament, involving the participation of 16 National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I teams that did not participate in the 2010 NCAA Women's Division I Basketball Tournament or 2010 WNIT. WBI guidelines state that the Championship game is hosted by the school with the higher end of the season RPI, and for the first run of this competition, Appalachian State defeated Memphis to emerge as the victor.[1]

West Region[edit]

1st Round
March 17,18
Quarterfinals
March 21
Semi Finals
March 25
                 
1 Memphis 72
8 UMKC 68
1 Memphis 74
4 Wichita State 58
4 Wichita State 67
5 Akron 61
1 Memphis 80
2 Texas A&M–Corpus Christi 55
2 Texas A&M–Corpus Christi 97
7 Cal State Bakersfield 89
2 Texas A&M–Corpus Christi 59
3 Washington 58
3 Washington 75
6 Portland 44

East Region[edit]

  1. 7 Morehead State hosted a first round game.
1st Round
March 17,18
Quarterfinals
March 21
Semi Finals
March 25
                 
1 Appalachian State 62
8 Charleston Southern 47
1 Appalachian State 59
5 Fairfield 36
4 Towson 55
5 Fairfield 69
1 Appalachian State 77
2 College of Charleston 58
2 College of Charleston 67
7 Morehead State 59
2 College of Charleston 76
6 Bradley 66
3 Louisville 59
6 Bradley 69

WBI Championship Game[edit]

The WBI Championship Game was hosted by Appalachian State.

Championship Game
March 27
     
1W Memphis 71
1E Appalachian State 79

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2010 WBI Bracket". womensbasketballinvitational.com. Retrieved 13 March 2012.