2017 Big South Conference Women's Basketball Tournament
The 2017 Big South Women's Basketball Tournament was a postseason women's basketball tournament for the Big South Conference that took place from March 9–12, 2017, at the Vines Center in Lynchburg, Virginia. All rounds after 1st were broadcast on ESPN3, 1st Round on Big South Network. UNC Asheville won their 3rd Big South Tournament title and earns an automatic big to the NCAA Women's Tournament.
|2017 Big South Conference Women's Basketball Tournament|
|Champions||UNC Asheville (3rd title)|
|Winning coach||Brenda Mock Kirkpatrick (2nd title)|
|MVP||Sonora Dengokl (UNC Asheville)|
|2016–17 Big South women's basketball standings|
|† 2017 Big South Tournament winner |
As of March 17, 2017; Rankings from AP Poll
All 10 teams were eligible for the tournament.
|2||Campbell||13-5||21-8||2-0 vs. High Point|
|9||Winthrop||1-17||2-29||(at least by RPI rankings)|
|‡ – Big South regular season champion.|
Overall records are as of the end of the regular season.
|First round - Thursday, March 9|
|1||1||6:00 pm||#8 Gardner-Webb vs. #9 Winthrop|
|2||8:00 pm||#7 UNC Asheville vs. #10 Longwood|
|Quarterfinals - Friday, March 10|
|2||3||12:00 pm||#1 Radford vs. #8 Gardner-Webb|
|4||2:00 pm||#4 Liberty vs. #5 Charleston Southern|
|3||5||6:00 pm||#2 Campbell vs. #7 UNC-Asheville|
|6||8:00 pm||#3 High Point vs. #6 Presbyterian|
|Semifinals - Saturday, March 11|
|4||7||2:00 pm||#1 Radford vs #5 Charleston Southern|
|8||4:00 pm||#7 UNC Asheville vs #6 Presbyterian|
|Championship Game - Sunday, March 12|
|5||9||4:00 pm||#1 Radford vs. #7 UNC Asheville|
*Game times in Eastern Time. #Rankings denote tournament seeding.
March 9, 2017
March 10, 2017
March 11, 2017
March 12, 2017
- "2017 Big South Women's Basketball Championship" (PDF). Retrieved March 7, 2016.