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DePaul Selected to Host 2019 Women’s Basketball Regional at Wintrust Arena

Posted on April 26, 2017

The NCAA announced that Wintrust Arena is one of four sites to host a regional in the 2019 NCAA Women’s Basketball Championship. The NCAA awarded seven cities Division I Women’s Basketball Championship hosting duties for regional play in 2019 and 2020, with five of the seven arenas hosting the championship for the first time.

The dates for the Sweet 16 and Elite 8 games are March 29-April 1, 2019 with DePaul serving as the host institution.

DePaul has previously hosted NCAA Women’s Basketball Championship events at Alumni Hall and Allstate Arena. The Blue Demons hosted NCAA games at Alumni Hall in 1990 and 1992 before hosting the Mideast Regional in 1996 and the First and Second Rounds in 2006 and 2012 at Allstate Arena.

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