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Volume 24 No. 156
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Dancing Days: Nike Supporting 51 Teams In Women's Tourney

Fifty-one of the 64 teams in the NCAA women’s basketball tournament sport the Nike swoosh or Jordan Brand logo on their shoes, down slightly from 52 teams in last year’s event, according to THE DAILY's annual breakdown of shoe and apparel brands worn by tournament teams. Eight teams wear adidas shoes, down from 10 last year. Gardner-Webb is the sole team wearing New Balance. Nike/Jordan jerseys are worn by 47 teams. Under Armour jerseys and shoes are worn by four teams, up from just one last year. Schools are listed by region in their seed order. See Tuesday’s issue of THE DAILY for the breakdown for the men's tournament (THE DAILY).

1) Connecticut Nike/Nike 1) Stanford Nike/Nike
2) Duke Nike/Nike 2) Xavier Nike/Nike
3) DePaul Nike/Nike 3) UCLA adidas/adidas
4) Maryland Under Armour/Under Armour 4) Kentucky Nike/Nike
5) Georgetown Nike/Nike 5) North Carolina Jordan/Jordan
6) Penn State Nike/Nike 6) Iowa Nike/Nike
7) Iowa State Nike/Nike 7) Louisville adidas/adidas
8) Kansas State Nike/Nike 8) Texas Tech Under Armour/Under Armour
9) Purdue Nike/Nike 9) St. John's Nike/Nike
10) Marist Nike/Nike 10) Vanderbilt Nike/Nike
11) Dayton Nike/Nike 11) Gonzaga Nike/Nike
12) Princeton Nike/Nike 12) Fresno State Nike/Nike
13) St. Francis (Pa.) Nike/Nike 13) Hampton Nike/Russell Athletic
14) Navy Nike/Nike 14) Montana Nike/Nike
15) Tennessee-Martin adidas/adidas 15) South Dakota State Nike/Nike
16) Hartford Nike/Nike 16) UC Davis adidas/adidas
1) Tennessee adidas/adidas 1) Baylor Nike/Nike
2) Notre Dame adidas/adidas 2) Texas A&M adidas/adidas
3) Miami (Fla.) Nike/Nike 3) Florida State Nike/Nike
4) Ohio State Nike/Nike 4) Michigan State Nike/Nike
5) Georgia Tech Nike/Russell Athletic 5) Green Bay Nike/Nike
6) Oklahoma Nike/Nike 6) Georgia Nike/Nike
7) Arizona State Nike/Nike 7) Rutgers Nike/Nike
8) Marquette Nike/Nike 8) Houston Nike/Nike
9) Texas Nike/Nike 9) West Virginia Nike/Nike
10) Temple Under Armour/Under Armour 10) Louisiana Tech Under Armour/Under Armour
11) James Madison Nike/Nike 11) Middle Tennessee State Nike/Nike
12) Bowling Green adidas/adidas 12) Arkansas-Little Rock Nike/Nike
13) Central Florida Nike/Nike 13) Northern Iowa Nike/Nike
14) Gardner-Webb New Balance/Uniforms Express 14) Samford Nike/Russell Athletic
15) Utah Nike/Nike 15) McNeese State Nike/Nike
16) Stetson Nike/Nike 16) Prairie View A&M Nike/Russell Athletic