The two teams were originally slated for a three-game weekend set before adding Saturday's non-conference tilt before the start of the NSIC series on Friday. It was a hitter-friendly day at Karras Park as the clubs combined for 57 total hits over 16 innings of action.
The Fightin' Engineers have earned the No.
The specific time must be confirmed by the games committee and will be released later on Monday. The Fightin' Engineers feature a roster of 12 seniors that have combined for victories since North Central received the No.
On the season, North Central has compiled a overall record.
North Central's season featured a remarkable turnaround of the program for head coach John Fitzgerald. The Cardinals finished overall in , and have improved their win total by 20 games already this season.
The Beavers will square off with Illinois Wesleyan University in the tournament opener on Wednesday afternoon. Illinois Wesleyan captured the No.
The Titans stand overall and will make their fourth tournament trip since Illinois Wesleyan last appeared in the national tournament in Ripon College captured the No. Ripon enters the tournament on a game winning streak.
The most consistent tournament team over the past four years has been No. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Tournament last weekend.
All tournament contests will be broadcast live online on WMHD