Texas Tech will open the NCAA Lubbock Regional at 2 p.m. Friday afternoon against Fairfield, the NCAA selection committee announced Monday as part of the annual selection show on ESPNU.
The Road to Omaha will run through Lubbock, Texas, next weekend as Texas Tech was selected Sunday night to host an NCAA Regional inside Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park.
Texas Tech senior outfielder Tyler Neslony was named to the Big 12 Championship all-tournament team on Sunday evening in an announcement by the conference office.
Oklahoma scored 11 runs over the third and fourth innings Friday afternoon as the Sooners eliminated No. 5 Texas Tech from the Big 12 Championship with a 17-4 victory at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark.
No. 5 Texas Tech will look to continue its stay in Oklahoma City on Friday afternoon when the Red Raiders meet Oklahoma in an elimination game. First pitch is slated for 3:15 p.m. at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark.