Created: Tue, 28 May 2013 03:22:00 EST
Updated: Tue, 04 Jun 2013 03:26:32 EST
For only the second time, Mercer's baseball team has been selected to participate in the NCAA Baseball championship. The Bears have been named the Number Three seed in the Starkville Regional. Mercer will open play against second-seeded South Alabama on the campus of Mississippi State. South Alabama finished with a share of the regular season Sun Belt Conference championship. Mercer's game will be televised this Friday at 3 p.m. on ESPN3.