UH, Rice, TSU, other Texas schools headed to NCAA baseball regionals


HOUSTON – The NCAA baseball tournament field is set and there will be plenty of local flavor.

The University of Houston, which won the AAC Tournament, will host a regional that will include Texas A&M, Baylor and Iowa.

Rice University, which won the C-USA Tournament, is headed to the LSU regional as the third seed. The Owls will open with Southeast Louisiana while Texas Southern University plays LSU. TSU comes in as the SWAC Champion.

Also Southland Conference Champion Sam Houston State is headed to Lubbock to play Arizona. Texas Tech and Delaware round out that regional.

The Texas Longhorns made the field and will play in the Long Beach Regional this weekend.