UNC to host Stanford in NCAA Super Regional

The No. 3 national seed UNC baseball team will host Stanford at Boshamer Stadium in the 2011 NCAA Chapel Hill Super Regional, the NCAA announced late Monday night.

The Tar Heels (48-14) and Cardinal (35-20) will open the best-of-three series Friday with the winner advancing to the College World Series in Omaha, Neb.

The series kicks off at 3 p.m. Friday on ESPN, with game two slated for 3 p.m. Saturday on ESPN. If needed, game three will be played Sunday at 4 p.m. on ESPN

All-session tickets are available during an exclusive presale to supporters of the baseball program. Should tickets remain after the presale, all session regional packages will go on sale to the general public at 8 pm Tuesday, June 7.

The priority deadline to request tickets is Tuesday, June 7 at 5 pm. Qualifying presale groups include Active Rams Club Members, Season and Mini Season ticket holders, Members of the Diamond Heels, as well as UNC Students and Faculty Staff.

To inquire about your eligibility to request tickets during the priority period please contact the UNC Ticket Office at 800-722-4335. For more information, visit Carolina’s official athletic site.

NCAA Chapel Hill Super Regional Schedule:

Friday – 3 p.m. on ESPN2
Saturday – 3 p.m. on ESPN
Sunday – 4 p.m. on ESPN (if necessary)