Still bumming about the men's basketball team's loss to Temple on Thursday in the second round of the NCAA Tournament? Cheer up. "Machine Gun Maggie" Lucas, seen doing things in the video above that we mortals can only dream of, and her Lady Lions take on Dayton Saturday morning at 11:00 A.M. on ESPN2 in the first round of the women's NCAA Tournament.
Penn State enters as the sixth seed and will play its first game since its loss against Ohio State a couple of weeks ago in the Big Ten Tournament championship game. The winner of this game will face the winner of thrid-seed Depaul and 14-seed Navy on Monday. If Penn State survives its University Park bracket, it's off to Philadelphia next weekend for the regional semifinals.
The Lady Lions, like the men, are ending a lengthy NCAA Tournament drought of their own. They haven't played in the women's championship since 2004. So check them out if you've got a few minutes tomorrow.