Army baseball headed to Austin Regional

WEST POINT-- The Army baseball team learned today that they will travel to Austin, Texas to face a powerful Texas Longhorn team. The Cadets were assigned a No. 4 seed in the NCAA's Austin Regional.

The Army-Texas winner will face the winner of No. 3 seeded Boston College versus No. 2 seeded Texas State. Texas finished the season 41-13 and is ranked No. 5 nationally in the latest Baseball America poll. Texas St. (41-15) and Boston College (33-24) are not ranked.

Army has never met Texas or Texas State in baseball. The Black Knights have played Boston College five times, however, their last meeting was in 1924.

AUSTIN REGIONAL SCHEDULE (All times are Central)
Friday, May 29
Game 1: #3 Boston College vs. #2 Texas State - 1 p.m.
Game 2: #4 Army vs. #1 Texas - 6 p.m. 

Saturday, May 30
Game 3: Loser Game 2 vs. Loser Game 1 - Noon
Game 4: Winner Game 2 vs. Winner Game 1 - 6 p.m. 

Sunday, May 31
Game 5: Winner Game 3 vs. Loser Game 4 - Noon
Game 6: Regional Championship Game 
(Winner Game 4 vs. Winner Game 5) - 6 p.m. 

Monday, June 1
Game 7: Second Regional Championship Game - 1 p.m.
**Played if Game 5 winner wins Game 6** 
Tickets can be ordered at the official Army sports site, or by calling 1-877-TIX-ARMY.