HOUSTON, TX, Sporting Alert — Coverage of the 2017 NCAA college baseball regionals will continue on Monday and live online stream, score and updates will be available throughout the day.
Eleven games, including nine elimination battles, are on the schedule for Day 5, with the opening game pitching off at 1:00 p.m. ET.
No. 3 Texas A&M (38-21) and No. 1 Houston (42-20) will get things going at Schroeder Park in the Houston Regional final live on ESPN3 and ESPNU.
After hammering Baylor on Saturday, Houston beat No. 4 Iowa, 7-5 in its elimination game on Sunday to setup the regional clash with Texas A&M.
At Pete Taylor Park in the Hattiesburg Regionals, top-seed Southern Miss (50-14) will battle against Mississippi State (38-25), live on ESPN3 and WatchESPN, starting at 2 p.m.
The Bulldogs fell to South Alabama in the opening game of the tournament, but bounced back to beat Illinois-Chicago and then turned the tables on the Jaguars to stay on track to clinch a Super Regionals spot.
Southern Miss enters today’s game 2-0 at this year’s regionals and needs to win just once, while Mississippi State will have to win twice to win the regional title.
In another elimination game on Monday, national seed Florida (44-17) takes on Bethune-Cookman (36-24) at Alfred A. McKethan Stadium in the Gainesville Regional, starting at 4 p.m. and streaming live on ESPN3 and WatchESPN.
Among the other elimination games taking place on Monday, Kentucky (42-21) and NC State (36-24), battling live on ESPN3 in the Lexington Regional, Texas Tech (45-16) will face-off with Sam Houston State (43-21) in the Lubbock Regional, while Florida State (42-21) will try to win three games in two days when it takes on Auburn (37-25) for the Tallahassee Regional.
Below is the complete list of games taking place in the NCAA College Baseball Regionals.
Monday’s Elimination Games
June 5, 2017
Clemson Regional: Doug Kingsmore Stadium
Vanderbilt (35-23) vs. Clemson (42-20), 4 p.m. ESPNU
Fayetteville Regional: Baum Stadium
Missouri State (42-18) vs. Arkansas (45-18), 7 p.m. ESPN3
Gainesville Regional: Alfred A. McKethan Stadium
Florida* (44-17) vs. Bethune-Cookman (36-24), 4 p.m. ESPN3
Hattiesburg Regional: Pete Taylor Park
Southern Miss (50-14) vs. Mississippi State (38-25) 2 p.m. ESPN3
Houston Regional: Schroeder Park
Texas A&M (38-21) vs. Houston (42-20), 1 p.m. ESPNU
Lexington Regional: Cliff Hagan Stadium
NC State (36-24) vs. Kentucky (42-21), 7 p.m. ESPN3
Long Beach Regional: Blair Field
Texas (39-23) vs. Long Beach State (40-18), 11 p.m. ESPN2
Lubbock Regional: Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park
Texas Tech* (45-16) vs. Sam Houston State (43-21), 3 p.m. ESPN3
Tallahassee Regional: Dick Howser Stadium
Auburn (37-25) vs. Florida State (42-21), 7 p.m. ESPN2
Monday, June 5
Game 5: Dallas Baptist (41-20) vs. No. 2 Virginia (43-15), 3 p.m. ESPN3
Game 6: TCU (44-16) vs. Game 5 winner, TBA