JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - The Jackson State softball team defied odds by winning the schools first SWAC softball title.
Now, the Lady Tigers have the tough task of playing second seed Alabama (46-8) in the Tuscaloosa Regional in the NCAA Softball Tournament.
JSU (24-19) will play the host Crimson Tide squad Friday, May 20th at Rhoads Stadium in Tuscaloosa.
The regional is double elimination.
Joining JSU and Alabama in the Tuscaloosa regional will be Memphis and UT-Chattanooga.
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