South Dakota State softball was selected to the Orlando Regional of the NCAA Tournament and will take on No. 23 Michigan at 3:30 p.m. ET Friday at UCF Softball Complex. The Jackrabbits and Wolverines are joined in Florida by Villanova and host UCF.
No. 16 seed UCF will take on Villanova on the other side of the double-elimination bracket. The regional tournament will be played Friday, Saturday and Sunday with the winner advancing to a super regional.
ORLANDO REGIONAL SCHEDULE *all games listed in Central TIme Friday, May 20 Game 1 -- #2 seed Michigan vs. #3 seed South Dakota State, :30 p.m. Game 2 -- #1 seed UCF vs. #4 seed Villanova, p.m.
Saturday, May 21 Game 3 -- Game 1 winner vs. Game 2 winner, 1 a.m. Game 4 -- Game 1 loser vs. Game 2 loser, 2:30 p.m. Game 5 -- Game 3 loser vs. Game 4 winner, 3 p.m.
Sunday, May 22 Game 6 -- Game 3 winner vs. Game 5 winner, p.m. Game 7 (if necessary) -- Game 6 winner vs. Game 6 loser, 3:30 p.m.
ORLANDO REGIONAL TEAMS No. 17 UCF No. 23 Michigan South Dakota State Villanova
FOLLOW LIVE Games will be available for streaming on ESPN+ or ESPN2. Live stats and radio coverage will also be available. Please visit the softball schedule page for updated information.
TICKETS Tickets for the general public will be available for purchase starting at 9 a.m. CT Tuesday. Tickets can be purchased online or by calling the UCF Athletics Ticket Office at 407-823-1000.