NCAA tourney returns to Iowa City in 2013


February 13th, 2012 by Ric Hanson

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The University of Iowa will host first and second-round NCAA tournament games in women’s basketball in 2013. The NCAA announced Monday that Iowa City will serve as one of 16 sites for early-round games next spring. This will be the 13th time that Carver-Hawkeye Arena has served as an NCAA tournament host. Hilton Coliseum in Ames will host first and second-round games next month, and Des Moines will host regional semifinals and finals.