NCAA First-Round Baseball Regional Schedule Set For This Weekend
May 21, 2001
LOS ANGELES -- The USC baseball team will host the NCAA First-Round Regional on the weekend of May 25-27. The Trojans received a national No. 3 seed for the tournament and will be the No. 1 seed in the regional. USC will host No. 2 seed Pepperdine, No. 3 seed Fresno State and No. 4 seed Oral Roberts. The Trojans will face Oral Roberts on Friday (May 25) at 3 p.m.
It is the second time in three years that the Trojans have hosted a regional at Dedeaux Field. The winner of the tournament will advance to the Super Regional on the weekend of June 1-3 and will face the winner of the Notre Dame regional (Notre Dame, UC Santa Barbara, Florida International and UW-Milwaukee).
All-tournament passes may be purchased by calling the USC ticket office at (213) 740-GOSC. Passes are $50 for adults and $30 for children under 12. The passes will cover all six (or seven) games for the regional. Single-session tickets will be available only on the day of the game with the box office opening one and a half hours prior to the first game of the day. Parking on the USC campus will be $5 for each day.
GAME DATES AND TIMES:Friday, May 25 Game #1 - No. 1 seed USC vs. No. 4 seed Oral Roberts - 3 p.m. Game #2 - No. 2 seed Pepperdine vs. No. 3 Fresno State - 7 p.m.Saturday, May 26 Game #3 - Loser of Game #1 vs. Loser of Game #2 - 11 a.m. Game #4 - Winner of Game #1 vs. Winner of Game #2 - 3 p.m. Game #5 - Winner of Game #3 vs. Loser of Game #4 - 7 p.m.Sunday, May 27 Game #6 - Winner of Game #4 vs. Winner of Game #5 - 12 p.m. Game #7 - Winner of Game #6 vs. Loser of Game #6 (if necessary) - 4 p.m.