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Texas A&M among the teams that Texas will host in NCAA regional

Posted May 28th, 2018

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One day after it was selected to host a regional, Texas found out that it will welcome Texas A&M, Texas Southern and Indiana to its portion of the bracket.

Texas (37-20) will open its 59th appearance in the NCAA tournament with a game against Texas Southern (27-26) at 8 p.m. on Friday. Texas A&M (39-20) and Indiana (38-17) will also battle at UFCU Disch-Falk Field on Friday.

Tickets for the regional contests can be purchased at texassports.com/tickets.

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Texas has never played Indiana before. The Longhorns, however, have recorded a 10-2 win over Texas Southern this season. Texas also dropped a 6-5 game to the Aggies in College Station on April 10.

During the NCAA’s selection show on Monday, it was also revealed that Texas is the tournament’s 13th overall seed. If it claims its regional, UT will draw with the winner of Ole Miss’ regional.

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