The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Pistol's Firing OSU News
The Oklahoma State Cowgirls have punched their ticket to the NCAA Tournament and are headed to Starkville, Mississippi.
The Cowgirls earned the No. 9 seed and will take on No. 8 seed Syracuse in Starkville on Saturday in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
“This is what you play for,” said OSU head coach Jim Littell. “This is what the kids play for in the summer and the offseason