Stetson is the number two seed in the Columbia Regional. The Hatters are 41-18 this season. They were 23-7 in the Atlantic Sun. The team has struggled over its past few games, dropping four of their past five games.
This is the first time Stetson has played in regional in Columbia. The Gamecocks and Hatters did clash a few seasons ago in the Atlanta Regional at Georgia Tech. USC won to advance to a Super Regional.
Stetson will play NC State in the opening game of the regional. It begins at 1:00 at Carolina Stadium.