After winning the ACC tournament championship over the weekend, the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets baseball team is headed to the Gainesville Regional hosted by the Florida Gators. The selection was announced Monday afternoon on ESPN3.
Georgia Tech will open the regional against the College of Charleston, while the top-seeded Gators are pitted against Bethune-Cookman.
The #ACCBase Champs are headed to Gainesville! Jackets vs. College of Charleston to open Tech's 26th Regional in last 28 yrs #NCAABaseball— GeorgiaTech Baseball (@GT_Baseball) May 28, 2012
The #ACCBase Champion Yellow Jackets, trophy front and center, watching the #NCAA selection show! twitter.com/GT_Baseball/st…— GeorgiaTech Baseball (@GT_Baseball) May 28, 2012
This regional has a finals matchup of Georgia Tech and Florida written all over it and Tech has to be riding high after what it accomplished as an eighth-seed in the ACC tournament against some of the nation's best competition.
Read more about the Yellow Jackets at From The Rumble Seat. For updates on the regional tournament in Gainesville, be sure to check out SB Nation Atlanta.