(AP)-- The University of Texas has been selected the top seed for the
64-team Division I baseball tournament.
The Longhorns are 41-13-1 and won the Big 12 tournament for the
fourth time. They will host one of 16 four-team, double-elimination
regionals that begin Friday.
The other national seeds, in order, are: Cal State Fullerton,
LSU, North Carolina, Arizona State, UC Irvine, Oklahoma and
The 16 regional winners move on to the best-of-three super
regionals, beginning June 5. The eight super regional winners
advance to the College World Series, which begins June 13 in Omaha,
Defending national champion Fresno State will play UC Irvine in
the first round of the Irvine, Calif., regional. UC Irvine is
ranked No. 1 in most national polls.