Southern Miss will play Elon in the Atlanta regional. Georgia Tech will play Georgia State in the other game.
The regional is double-elimination, with the 16 winners advancing to the super regionals, beginning June 5. The eight super regional winners advance to the College World Series, which begins June 13 in Omaha, Neb.
“I really think that we played the best we have all year over the last week to get an at large bid,” Eagles head coach Corky Palmer said. “This team has come on a lot lately and I could not be prouder of this team right now.”
The Associated Press