EMPORIA, Kan. (WIBW) -- The Emporia State Hornets baseball team (41-11) earned a top seed will host the Central Region of the NCAA Tournament.
ESU, the MIAA regular season champions, will open against 8-seed Arkansas-Monticello from the Great American Conference.
Games begin at Trusler Sports Complex on Thursday
1. Emporia State vs. 8. Arkansas-Monticello
4. Lindenwood (MIAA Tournament Champion) vs. 5. Southern Arkansas
2. Minnesota State vs. 7. Central Oklahoma
3. St. Cloud State vs. 6. Missouri Western