Auburn prepares for Super Regional stage


AUBURN, Ala. (WIAT) — Fresh off a second consecutive regional title, Auburn prepares for 14th ranked North Carolina in the NCAA Baseball Tournament Super Regionals.

Head coach Butch Thompson and Tiger players met with the media after Thursday’s practice at Plainsman Park.

Auburn defeated Georgia Tech twice and Coastal Carolina once last weekend to sweep the NCAA Baseball Atlanta regional.

Auburn and North Carolina will begin the best-of-three series Saturday, June 8 at 11 a.m. The Tigers are looking to advance to the College World Series for the first time in more than 20 years.

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