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MSU and USM Set to Face off in Atlanta Regional; ASU to Houston

JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - Mississippi State and Southern Miss will face off against each other in the Atlanta Regional in the NCAA Baseball Championship.

Southern Miss is the two seed with Mississippi State seeded three.

This is the first time the two schools have met in the postseason

MSU did get the best of the Golden Eagles back in April at Trustmark Park in Pearl. The Golden Eagles and Bulldogs will play Friday, June 3rd, in Atlanta at 2 p.m.

The other two schools in the Atlanta Regional are host Georgia Tech and Austin Peay.

The only other school from the Magnolia state that will be in the Tournament is Alcorn State.

The Braves will be in the Houston regional as the fourth seed. They will open against host Rice.

It's the first appearance in the NCAA Baseball Tournament for ASU.

Ole Miss will not be in this year's tournament. The Rebels miss out for the first time since 2002.

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