May 26, 2018

UNCG softball team to face SC on Friday in NCAA tournament

15 May 2018, 04:14 | Kristopher Drake

SPORTS Texas Texas State softball teams earn NCAA bids Both the Texas State and Texas softball teams earned NCAA bids Sunday night

               Texas Texas State softball teams earn NCAA bids        Both the Texas State and Texas softball teams earned NCAA bids Sunday night

Central Time on Friday, May 18, in the first game of the NCAA Tucson Regional at Arizona's Hillenbrand Stadium as the NCAA Division I softball committee announced the 2018 championship field on Sunday night.

The 2018 NCAA Lexington Regional will mark the second time that Notre Dame has traveled to the University of Kentucky during NCAA Championship play.

UW (28-21) earned an at-large bid to the NCAA tournament and will face Oregon State (28-26) at 6 p.m. Friday in the Tuscaloosa (Ala.) regional.

Prairie View A&M then needed to defeat host school and 2016 SWAC Champion Alabama State twice, as the Lady Hornets were undefeated in the double-elimination tournament on their home diamond. The Bison are 9-16 in eight previous trips and 5-8 over the past four seasons. It has advanced to the super regional every year since 2005 and hasn't dropped a single game in the round since 2007.

The No. 4-ranked Sooners shot a five-under-par team score of 283 to take the early lead in the 54-hole NCAA Regional tournament at Jimmie Austin OU Golf Club.

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As of 10.30 a.m., police reported that at least nine people had been killed, while at least 40 had been injured in the attacks. The blasts came four days after inmates killed five police officers during a revolt at a police detention center near Jakarta .

This is the 14th straight year for the Tide to host the regional. The Columbia regional victor will face the victor of the Tempe regional.

Bethel will be another team making its first NCAA Regional Tournament appearance.

"When it comes to postseason, you kind of don't know where you stand especially since we didn't perform like we wanted to this year", catcher Courtney Shea said.

Game 5: G3 loser vs. G4 victor, 5 p.m. Behind Lizzie Annerino's 4 2/3 scoreless innings in relief, the Terriers (39-18, 15-3 Patriot) stunned OU in its first game of the Troy Cox Classic in Las Cruces, New Mexico.

However, the difficulties of playing SEC foes has set Mississippi State up for a solid shot in the NCAA Tournament. The victor will play the victor of Oklahoma and Boston, while the losers will meet in an elimination game.

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