Columbia, SC (WLTX) -- The South Carolina Gamecocks' Women's Basketball team earned a No. 2 seed in the 2018 NCAA Tournament, as they look to repeat as champions.

They will play North Carolina A&T in their first round game on Friday at 7:30 p.m. at Colonial Life Arena.

The Gamecocks are in the Albany Regional, which means they will have to face undefeated No. 1 overall seed Connecticut to make it back to the Final Four.

The bracket for first and second round action at Colonial Life Arena for the 2018 NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament.

The team and fans watched the Selection Show at The Zone at Williams-Brice Stadium.

The Gamecocks won their fourth consecutive SEC Women's Basketball Tournament on March 3 when they defeated the then-undefeated Mississippi State Bulldogs 62-51.

South Carolina is 26-6 this season.