#2 Virginia Cavaliers
43-15 (18-12 ACC)

  • Head Coach: Brian O'Connor
  • Ranks (RPI / NCBWA / BA / USA Today / D1BB):
    16 / 10 / 12 / 11 / 13
  • Strength of Schedule: 73
  • Record vs RPI Top 50: 9-8
  • NCAA Appearances: 17th
  • CWS Appearances: 4 ('09, '11, '14, '15)
  • Best Finish: CWS Champion (2015)

#1 TCU Horned Frogs
50-17 (16-8 Big 12)

  • Head Coach: Jim Schlossnagle
  • Ranks (RPI / NCBWA / BA / USA Today / D1BB):
    7 / 7 / 7 / 7 / 6
  • Strength of Schedule: 41
  • Record vs RPI Top 50: 17-9
  • NCAA Appearances: 15th
  • CWS Appearances: 4 ('10, '14, '15, '16)
  • Best Finish: CWS 3rd Place ('10, '15, '16)

#3 Dallas Baptist Patriots
41-21 (15-6 MVC) - MVC Champ

  • Head Coach: Dan Heefner
  • Ranks (RPI / NCBWA / BA / USA Today / D1BB):
    65 / 30 / - / (t43) / -
  • Strength of Schedule: 156
  • Record vs RPI Top 50: 2-8
  • NCAA Appearances: 7th
  • Best Finish: Super Regional (2011)
  • Last Appearance: Regional Runner-Up (2016)

#4 Central Conn. St. Blue Devils
36-22 (21-7 NEC) - NEC Champ

  • Head Coach: Charlie Hickey
  • Ranks (RPI / NCBWA / BA / USA Today / D1BB):
    144 / - / - / - / -
  • Strength of Schedule: 251
  • Record vs RPI Top 50: 0-5
  • NCAA Appearances: 5th
  • Best Finish: Regional 4th Place ('02, '03, '04, '10)
  • Last Appearance: Regional 4th Place (2010)
UVA Stat Leaders
Adam Haseley
AVG Adam Haseley
.399
Adam Haseley
HR Adam Haseley
14
Pavin Smith
RBI Pavin Smith
72
Jake McCarthy
SB Jake McCarthy
27
Tommy Doyle
ERA Tommy Doyle
1.93
Alec Bettinger
W-L Alec Bettinger
8-0