In addition to red-hot Ball State, both College of Charleston and Notre Dame are on a roll as well, with all three opponents winning their conference tournaments. College of Charleston defeated The Citadel in their championship game Saturday, and placed five players on the all-tournament team, including co-MVP's Nick Chigges and Jess Easterling.
Notre Dame concluded pre-NCAA tournament play by winning its fifth consecutive Big East Tournament this week. Notre Dame was keyed by a strong pitching performance in tournament play, including a team E.R.A. of 3.68, striking out 40 in 44 innings, which included a shutout over Louisville in the championship game.
Games will begin Friday, June 2nd, and continue through Sunday, June 4th, with a possible game on Monday, June 5th.
Stay tuned to Kentucky Sports Report for continuing complete coverage of Kentucky baseball as it progresses through the NCAA tournament.