A look at story lines in the NCAA tournament and the College Station Regional. ...
When is Utah Valley mentioned in connection with Texas regarding NCAA baseball? Not very often, but check out this story. A streak of 32 wins and 47 overall wasn't enough to get Utah Valley to its first NCAA tournament - in its first season of competition.
TCU coach Jim Schlossnagle says Ole Miss is a very different team than it was when the two teams split two games in Fort Worth in the first two games of the season. The Rebels went on to a 13-2 start, the Horned Frogs a 2-6 start.
No. 4 seed Dayton enters its first NCAA regional without as many weapons as some others in the field but not without confidence. Says closer Burney Mitchem: "I think we may surprise some people there."
Texas A&M is excited to be hosting a regional. The Aggies say they won't "overlook" TCU. Some were hoping Arkansas would be in town but like the idea of a "good SEC team" in the field, even if it's not the Hogs.