Saturday, March 25, 2017
Virginia Union Lady Panthers Finish Ranked #2 In Nation
RICHMOND, Virginia -- The Virginia Union University women's basketball team has finished the 2016-17 season ranked #2 in the final Women's Basketball Coaches Association poll of the season, released on Saturday, March 25.
The Lady Panthers moved up from #18 due to a miraculous run through the NCAA Tournament, culminating in an appearance in the 2017 National Championship game against Ashland University on Friday, March 24.
The #2 ranking is the highest finish ever for a VUU women's team in the WBCA poll. VUU finished the 2016-17 with a 28-5 record.