2012 Women's NCAA Tournament Bracket And Schedule: Penn State Faces UConn With Trip To Elite 8 On Line

Sweet 16 play in the 2012 NCAA Women's tournament wraps up on Sunday, with games being played in the Raleigh and Kingston regions. No. 4 seed Penn State's matchup with No. 1 seed UConn, tipping just after 4:30 p.m. ET in Kingston, highlights the action for local fans.

This is Penn State's first appearance in the Sweet 16 since 2004 and first under fifth-year coach Coquese Washington, a former assistant coach at Notre Dame under Muffet McGraw. The Nittany Lions, who averaged 76.2 points per game during the regular season, have kicked it up a notch in the NCAA Tournament, scoring 87.5 points per game in two contests. The other matchup in the Kingston region will see upset-minded No. 11 seed Gonzaga vs. No. 2 seed Kentucky.

In the Raleigh region, Brenda Frese and her No. 3 seed Maryland Terrapins take on No. 2 seed Texas A&M in the early game, while the late game pits No. 1 seed Notre Dame against No. 5 seed St. Bonaventure.

Here is the full schedule of games on Sunday:

Raleigh
No. 1 Notre Dame vs. No. 5 St. Bonaventure, Sunday, 2:32
No. 3 Maryland vs. No. 2 Texas A&M, Sunday, 12:04

Kingston
No. 1 UConn vs. No. 4 Penn State, Sunday, 4:34
No. 11 Gonzaga vs. No. 2 Kentucky, Sunday, 6:30

Follow Penn State's tournament run in this StoryStream. For more Nittany Lions coverage, visit Black Shoe Diaries. Keep track of college basketball from all over the country with SB Nation's NCAA hoops hub. Click here for a complete bracket and list of matchups.

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