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Women's Basketball - Wed, Feb. 29, 2012
BETHLEHEM, Pa. - The 2012 Region XIX women's basketball tournament got underway Tuesday night, with four teams advancing to the semi finals at Brookdale Community College on Thursday March 1st.
In Division II action, Burlington, the #4 seed, downed 5th seeded Essex, 68-56.  BCC will now face #1 Union at 7:45pm on Thursday at Brookdale.
In Division III, #2 Northampton downed 7th seeded Gloucester, 84-67, behind 31 points from Deanna Brown.  3rd seeded Brookdale defeated #4 Atlantic Cape, 65-51 and 5th seeded Montgomery County Community College upset #4 Middlesex, 69-64.
Northampton will now face Brookdale on Thursday at 6pm, while Montgomery will take on #1 Ocean County College, which received a bye, at 1pm.
Tickets for the semi finals are $10 and will be on sale at the Brookdale ticket office on Thursday.
Complete Brackets are available for viewing here: