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Blue Bell Park to Host NCAA Regional

May 27, 2012
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Courtesy: Texas A&M Athletics
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COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Texas A&M's Olsen Field at Blue Bell Park was named one of 16 regional sites for the 66th annual NCAA Division I Baseball Championship, the NCAA Division I Baseball Committee announced on Sunday afternoon.

By virtue of being awarded a regional, all 16 host institutions have also been selected to the 64-team field. This marks the school-record sixth consecutive appearances in the NCAA Tournament for the Aggies and the 28th overall selection to the tournament field.

This also marks the ninth time Olsen Field at Blue Bell Park will host an NCAA Regional. Baylor is the only other Big 12 school to be selected to host a regional, while Rice will also host a regional tournament in the Lone Star State.

Each regional field features four teams, playing a double-elimination format. All 16 regionals are scheduled to be conducted from Friday, June 1, to Monday, June 4.

The remaining at-large teams, top-eight national seeds, first-round regional pairing and site assignments will be announced on Monday at 11:00 a.m. (Central) during a live, half-hour program on ESPNU.

NCAA COLLEGE STATION REGIONAL TICKET INFORMATION

A very limited quantity of all session reserved tickets remain for the College Station Regional.  They are available online only at tickets.12thmanfoundation.com. The remaining tickets are located in the upper level and are $60 each for all session tickets.

If tickets remain on Tuesday, May 29, they will also be available beginning at 8 a.m. over the phone on the AT&T Ticket Hotline 888-99-AGGIE and in person at the 12th Man Foundation Ticket Center's Kyle Field location. 15 minute parking is available in Lot 62 on the west side of Kyle Field. The ticket office is closed on Monday, May 28, in observance of Memorial Day.

Season ticket holders who responded to the postseason ticket application before the deadline were shipped their regional tickets on or before May 24.  Other individuals who purchased all session tickets last week and requesting mail delivery were shipped their tickets last week as well.  Orders designated for Will Call, may be claimed at the 12th Man Foundation Ticket Center's Kyle Field location during regular business hours or at the event.

Individual game tickets for the Regional will go on sale Friday, June 1st.  Sales times and specific information will be released once the game times are announced.

2012 NCAA DIVISION I CHAMPIONSHIP HOSTS

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Baylor
Florida
Florida State
LSU
Miami
North Carolina
North Carolina State
Oregon
Purdue
Rice
South Carolina
Stanford
Texas A&M
UCLA
Virginia 

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