NCAA awards Auburn NCAA regional site

Associated Press - May 30, 2010 4:24 PM ET

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) - Auburn's baseball team will host an NCAA regional.

Auburn was 1 of 16 regional sites announced Sunday by the NCAA Division I Baseball Committee. It's the first time the Tigers have hosted since 2003 and the fourth overall.

The Tigers are 40-19 and won the SEC Western Division for the first time in 15 years. They went 1-2 at the Southeastern Conference tournament.

The field for the Auburn regional will be announced on Monday.

The SEC's Arkansas, Florida and South Carolina also will be among the 16 hosts.

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