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KFC Yum! Center Will Host Women's Regional Semifinal and Final

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The University of Louisville will serve as the host institution of a regional site for the 2014 NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Championship to be played March 29 and April 1, 2014 at the KFC Yum! Center. The NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Committee announced the first- and second-round and regional sites for the 2014 NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Championship.

This will be the first time Louisville has hosted an NCAA Women's Basketball Regional.  U of L has hosted the first- and second-rounds in 2013 at the KFC Yum! Center and in 2010 at Freedom Hall.

U of L and the KFC Yum! Center served as the host for the 2013 NCAA Women's Tournament first and second rounds and the 2012 Men's Basketball Championship for the second- and third-rounds. U of L hosted the 2012 NCAA Women's Volleyball Championship on December 13-15, 2012.  Louisville and the KFC Yum! Center will also host the second- and third-rounds of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Championship.

Further information on the event, including ticket availability, will be announced on Nov 1. Louisville is one of four regional sites in 2014 which will each feature four teams competing for a spot in the 2014 Final Four held in Nashville, Tenn.