Is Alabama Women’s Basketball an NCAA Tournament Team?

As Alabama women’s basketball enters its final month of the regular season, the focus shifts to the NCAA tournament and whether the Crimson Tide can return after missing last season.

After returning to the NCAA tournament and a first-round win — both firsts since 1999 — in 2021, the Crimson Tide made it to the WNIT Quarterfinals last season. The Crimson Tide (16-6, 5-4 SEC) is fifth in the SEC behind Ole Miss going into Sunday’s game in Missouri (4 p.m. SEC Network).

What is the NCAA tournament resume in Alabama?

The Crimson Tide has a NET rating of 23 on Tuesday. In Quadrant One games, Alabama holds a 2-5 record with wins over Ole Miss and Arkansas. The Crimson Tide is 4-1 in quadrant two games, with the only loss to Missouri. Alabama has gone 10-0 in games of Quad Three and Quad Four. The Crimson Tide has a schedule strength of eight, including a non-conference ranking of 12.