Lady Vols make 42nd consecutive NCAA Tournament

Tennessee (19-12) will compete in the NCAA Tournament as No. 6 seed in the Portland 4 Regional.

The Lady Vols will open play against No. 11 seed Green Bay (27-6) on Saturday. The contest will take place at Valvano Arena at William Neal Reynolds Coliseum in Raleigh, North Carolina.

The Lady Vols will make its 42nd consecutive appearance in the NCAA Tournament. Tennessee is the only program to appear in every NCAA Tournament.

“We are excited for our program to once again be playing in the NCAA Tournament,” Tennessee head coach Kellie Harper said. “We have an experienced group that has grown tremendously as a team throughout the course of this season, and we look forward to taking the next step of our journey together. I’m especially happy for Tamari Key to get an opportunity to play basketball back in her hometown.”

Story originally appeared on Vols Wire