March 11, 2002

NORMAN, Okla. -- - The University of Oklahoma head women's basketball coach Sherri Coale will be a guest feature on ESPN.com on Tuesday, March 12, from 4-4:30 p.m. CST. It is a half-hour chat that features some of the nation's top women's basketball coaches and players.

Coale, who's in her sixth season with the Sooners, has Oklahoma ranked second in the nation in the Associated Press poll. The Sooners are 27-3 overall and won the Big 12 Conference regular season and tournament titles. OU earned its first ever No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament when the Sooners were awarded the top seed in the West Region of this year's tournament.

A year ago, OU finished the season with a 28-6 record, won the Big 12 Conference regular season title and appeared in the NCAA Sweet 16 for the second consecutive year.

The Sooners will host No. 16 seed Hartford. The Hawks own a 16-14 overall record and earned an automatic bid to the Big Dance after winning the America East Tournament on its home court in Hartford, Conn. Hartford went 8-7 in conference regular season action

Feel free to drop her some questions now and they will be save for her arrival. If you miss Coale and would like to read the chat it will be at the archived site after Tuesday's chat.