LAKE CHARLES (KPLC)-The Southland Conference announced the 2012 conference tournament bracket Saturday afternoon which will be played May 10-12 on the campus of UT-San Antonio.
The Cowgirls earned the #3 seed and finished the regular season with a 32-19 record and 12-8 in conference play.
The was McNeese's fourth consecutive year with at least 30 wins and they will be making their conference best 22 appearance in the tournament.
The Cowgirls will play #6 seed Texas A&M-Corpus Christi in the tournaments second game on May 10 at 1:30 p.m.
The winner of that game will play #2 seed Sam Houston State who received a first round bye along with regular season champion and #1 seed Texas State.
The first game of the tournament to be played May 10th at 11:00 a.m. features #4 seed UT-San Antonio and #5 seed Central Arkansas.