College baseball bracketology: Week 12 NCAA Tournament regional projections

The 2023 college baseball season started on Feb. 17.

Southeastern Conference regular-season play will conclude on May 20.

The Southeastern Conference Tournament will be held May 23-28 at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium in Hoover, Alabama.

NCAA regionals will be contested June 2-5, while NCAA super regionals will be held June 9-12.

The 2023 season will conclude with the College World Series at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha in Omaha, Nebraska. The College World Series will take place June 16-26.

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College Sports Madness released its Week 12 NCAA Tournament bracketology projections. Kansas State, Virginia Tech, Iowa and UC Irvine are the last four teams projected into the NCAA Tournament field. UTSA, Texas State, Georgia Tech and Washington are the first four teams projected out of the NCAA Tournament.

NCAA Tournament Week 12 projections and the 16 regional hosts are listed below.

Baton Rouge Regional

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(1) LSU

Southern Miss

Texas Tech

Sam Houston State

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Winston-Salem Regional

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(2) Wake Forest




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Columbia Regional

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(3) South Carolina


Kent State


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Nashville Regional

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(4) Vanderbilt

Indiana State

Notre Dame


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Gainesville Regional

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(5) Florida

Arizona State


Alabama State

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Fayetteville Regional

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(6) Arkansas

North Carolina State

Kansas State

Southeast Missouri State

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Durham Regional

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(7) Duke

East Carolina



Charlottesville Regional

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(8) Virginia




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Conway Regional

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(9) Coastal Carolina

North Carolina


Central Connecticut State

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Coral Gables Regional

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(10) Miami

Dallas Baptist

Wichita State

Florida Gulf Coast

Stanford Regional

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(11) Stanford


UC Santa Barbara

Loyola Marymount

Chestnut Hill Regional

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(12) Boston College




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Stillwater Regional

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(13) Oklahoma State

Oregon State

UC Irvine

Oral Roberts

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Morgantown Regional

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(14) West Virginia


Virginia Tech

Wright State

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Eugene Regional

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(15) Oregon


Cal State Fullerton

San Diego State

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Austin Regional

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(16) Texas


Texas A&M

Incarnate Word

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