Reese scored 19 points, grabbed five rebounds and dished out a pair of assists against Alabama.
Brenda Frese's squad tallied 22 assists on 42 made shots.
“They deserve just as much as the men do.”
The Terps will face Mount St. Mary’s in the first round on Monday.
The Terps won 104-84 over Iowa after reaching their seventh championship game in a row.
The Terps scored the most points in the title game's history.
The Terps shot 58.6 percent from the field.
The Maryland women's basketball coach has been inspired by her father's battle with prostate cancer.
Five players scored in double digits for the Terps Saturday afternoon.