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Jackson State wins SWAC, advances to NCAA Tournament

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Jackson State came from behind (twice), then held on to beat Alabama State 9-8 in the championship game of the SWAC Baseball Tournament. 

The win, earning the Tigers a berth in the NCAA Tournament, comes just 2 weeks after a bus fire destroyed much of the teams' equipment.

It's the 2nd straight year Jackson State's won the SWAC Tournament and earned a berth in an NCAA Regional. The NCAA Tournament selection show will air Monday, May 26.

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