College baseball’s super regionals are this weekend, with the eight winners advancing to the College World Series at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Nebraska on June 19.
Here are the sites and schedules for the first group of super regionals, to be played this Friday, June 11 and Saturday, June 12, with Sunday, June 13 for if necessary or weather-delayed games. The national seed is indicated before the team name, while updated records through the regionals are in parentheses.
NC State (33-17) at No. 1 Arkansas (49-11), 5 p.m. Friday (ESPNU), 2 p.m. Saturday (ESPN2), 5 p.m. Sunday (if necessary,) ESPN2/ESPNU)
No. 13 East Carolina (44-15) at No. 4 Vanderbilt (43-15), 11 a.m. Friday (ESPN2), 11 a.m. Saturday (ESPN2), 2 p.m. Sunday (if necessary, ESPN2/ESPNU)
No. 9 Stanford (36-15) at No. 8 Texas Tech (45-15), 2 p.m. Friday (ESPNU), 2 p.m. Saturday (ESPNU), 2 p.m. Sunday (if necessary, ESPN2/ESPNU)
No. 12 Ole Miss (44-20) at No. 5 Arizona (43-15), 8 p.m. Friday (ESPNU), 9 p.m. Saturday (ESPN2), 8 p.m. Sunday (if necessary, ESPN2/ESPNU)
The remaining four super regionals will be played Saturday and Sunday, with Monday, June 14 for the if-necessary or weather-delayed games.
South Florida (31-28) at No. 2 Texas (45-15), 8 p.m. Saturday (ESPNU), 8 p.m. Sunday (ESPN2/ESPNU), 3 p.m. or 7 p.m. Monday (if necessary, ESPN2/ESPNU)
Dallas Baptist (40-16) vs. Virginia (32-24) or No. 11 Old Dominion (44-15), Neutral site games played in Columbia, South Carolina, 11 a.m. Saturday (ESPNU), 11 a.m. Sunday (ESPN2/ESPNU), Noon Monday (if necessary, ESPNU).
LSU (38-23) at No. 3 Tennessee (48-16), 6 p.m. Saturday (ESPN2), 11 a.m. or 2 p.m. Sunday (ESPN2/ESPNU), 3 p.m. or 6 p.m. Monday (if necessary, ESPN2/ESPNU)
No. 10 Notre Dame (33-11) at No. 7 Mississippi State (43-15), 1 p.m. Saturday (ESPN), 5 p.m. Sunday (ESPN2/ESPNU), 6 p.m. Monday (if necessary, ESPN2/ESPNU)
How the CWS is seeded and the order of first round games on June 19-20 will be announced Monday, following the completion of the super regionals.
Dallas Baptist: Ryan Wrobleski, Andrew Benefield and River Town each had a multi-run homer and Dallas Baptist rallied from a five-run deficit to beat Oregon State 8-5 on Monday in the Fort Worth Regional. Dallas Baptist advanced to its second super regional in program history, with the last coming in 2011.
Wrobleski finished 7 for 10 in the regional tournament with two homers, including a two-run blast in the sixth to start the scoring for DBU. Benefield added a go-ahead grand slam in the seventh and Town hit a two-run homer in the eighth.
Zane Russell picked up his first win of the season by pitching 4 1/3 innings of scoreless relief.
Oregon State (37-24) had runners on first and third with two outs in the ninth inning. After a pitching change, DBU ace Dominic Hamel got Andy Armstrong to ground out.
The Beavers, who led 5-0 in the third, walked 10 with three hit batters.
Texas: The Longhorns are in the super regionals for the second time since 2018 — there was no tournament last year because of COVID-19. The Longhorns beat Fairfield 12-2 behind Pete Hansen’s 13 strikeouts in 6 2/3 innings.
Douglas Hodo III drove in four runs and Texas outscored its opponents 33-5 in three regional games to advance to the best-of-3 super regionals.
Mike Antico walked to lead off the game and then scored after Ivan Melendez, Cam Williams and Hodo drew two-out walks and the Longhorns led the rest of the way.
Hansen (9-1) pitched 6 2/3 innings, allowing two runs — one earned — on six hits.
Texas Tech: Easton Murrell went 3-for-3 with a walk, two RBIs and two runs, Mason Montgomery had eight strikeouts in five innings and Texas Tech beat UCLA 8-2 on Sunday night to win the Lubbock Regional.
The Red Raiders advanced to their third consecutive super regional.
Montgomery (5-3) gave up two hits and two runs with four walks before Andrew Devine, Derek Bridges and Micah Dallas combined for four scoreless innings of relief for the Red Raiders. Also, Kurt Wilson, who was named the regional’s most outstanding player, went 2-for-3 with 2 RBI