Sam Houston State has advanced to its first NCAA Super Regional in program history and will take on Florida State at the NCAA Tallahassee Super Regional, beginning Saturday.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats rallied from a 3-1 deficit for a 4-3 win on Monday over No. 5 Texas Tech at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park to claim the NCAA Lubbock Regional, advancing to the first Super Regional in program history.
It was not easy, but the Sam Houston State Bearkats held on for 9-8 win over Texas Tech on Sunday night at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park to set up a winner-take-all game on Monday in the Lubbock Regional for a trip to the Super Regional.
An eight-run explosion in the second inning was more than enough for the Sam Houston State Bearkats on Sunday at the Lubbock Regional as they rode that inning to a 9-3 win over Arizona at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park.
The No. 5 seed in the NCAA Tournament justified their ranking on Saturday as Texas Tech led wire-to-wire in a 6-0 win over Sam Houston State at Dan Law Field.
It was far from textbook, but the Sam Houston State Bearkats got just what they were looking for on Friday in holding on for a 5-4 win over Arizona.
Sam Houston is making its 11th NCAA Regional appearance including eighth in the last 11 seasons and fifth in the last six years. The three-seed Bearkats open the 2017 NCAA Lubbock Regional on Friday at 6 p.m. against two-seed Arizona.
Heath Donica has been named Third-Team All-American by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper, the publication announced Thursday.