Convention USA holds an annual women’s basketball tournament with the winner getting an automatic describe to the NCAA Females’s Basketball Tournament.
Convention USA gains 14 teams, including Charlotte, Florida Atlantic, Florida Worldwide, Louisiana Tech, Marshall, Center Tennessee Train, North Texas, Mature Dominion, Rice, Southern Omit, Texas-Arlington, UAB, UTEP, and Western Kentucky.
The C-USA women’s basketball tournament begins March 11 and runs by March 14.
The conference started conserving tournaments in 1996.
Learn below for an inventory of past champions.
Rice obtained its first C-USA title in 2019. They defeated Center Tennessee, 69-54. Nancy Mulkey turn out to be once named tournament MVP.
2018: WESTERN KENTUCKY
Western Kentucky obtained its third title in four years. The Hilltoppers defeated UAB, 72-57. Tashia Brown obtained a 2nd MVP award.
2017: WESTERN KENTUCKY
Western Kentucky obtained a 2nd C-USA title in 2017. (Photo by Steve Roberts/Icon Sportswire by job of Getty Photos)
Western Kentucky obtained its 2nd conference title in 2017, defeating Southern Omit 67-56. Tashia Brown turn out to be once named tournament MVP.
2016: MIDDLE TENNESSEE STATE
Center Tennessee Train defeated Mature Dominion, 70-54, in 2016. Ty Petty obtained the tournament MVP.
2015: WESTERN KENTUCKY
In 2015, Western Kentucky obtained its first C-USA title. They defeated Southern Omit, 60-57. Alexis Govan turn out to be once named MVP.
2014: MIDDLE TENNESSEE STATE
In 2014, Center Tennessee Train knocked off Tulsa, 84-55. Ebony Rowe obtained tournament MVP.
Tulsa defeated Central Florida, 75-66, in 2013. Taleya Mayberry turn out to be once named tournament MVP.
In 2012, UTEP obtained the title over Central Florida 69-65. Gloria Brown turn out to be once named tournament MVP.
2011: CENTRAL FLORIDA
Central Florida claimed Convention USA glory in 2011. They defeated Tulane 85-73. Jelisa Caldwell obtained the MVP award.
Tulane obtained its fifth conference title in 2010. The Green Wave defeated UAB 62-54. Daniell Nunn obtained the MVP award.
2009: CENTRAL FLORIDA
Central Florida defeated Southern Omit in beyond regular time, 65-54. Emma Cannon turn out to be once named MVP.
SMU defeated UTEP, 73-57, to claim its first conference title in 2008. Janielle Dodds turn out to be once named tournament MVP.
2007: EAST CAROLINA
East Carolina obtained the title in 2007, defeating Rice 79-70. LaCoya Terry obtained the tournament MVP award.
Tulsa obtained its first conference title in 2006. They defeated Rice, 55-52. Jillian Robbins turn out to be once named tournament MVP.
TCU defeated Louisville, 60-41, in 2005. Sandora Irvin obtained a 2nd MVP award.
Houston obtained its first C-USA title in 2004, defeating TCU 86-75. Chandi Jones turn out to be once named tournament MVP.
TCU wanted beyond regular time to beat Cincinnati. The Horned Frogs obtained the game, 85-76. Sandora Irvin turn out to be once named tournament MVP.
Cincinnati obtained the conference title in 2002. The Bearcats defeated Tulane, 68-56. Valerie King turn out to be the predominant multi-MVP winner.
In 2001, Tulane obtained the fourth title in 5 years. They defeated Cincinnati, 63-50. Valerie King, of Cincinnati, obtained the tournament MVP award.
Tulane repeated as champions in 2000. They defeated UAB, 73-70. Janell Burse turn out to be once named tournament MVP.
Tulane obtained the conference title in 1999, defeating Cincinnati 58-44. Grace Daley turn out to be once named tournament MVP.
Memphis obtained a 2nd C-USA title in 1998, defeating Louisville 79-75. LaTonya Johnson obtained MVP.
Tulane obtained the conference title in 1997. The Green Wave defeated Marquette, 76-53. Mary Lowry turn out to be once named tournament MVP.
Memphis obtained the predominant-ever Convention USA women’s basketball tournament in 1996. The Tigers defeated DePaul, 93-87, in beyond regular time. Keeta Matthews turn out to be once named tournament MVP.