The 2011 CAA Baseball Championship gets underway on Thursday at Brooks Field in Wilmington, N.C.
Tournament action in the four-team double-elimination event starts on Thursday as top-seeded James Madison (37-17, 21-9 in CAA) faces #4 Georgia State (37-19, 16-14 in CAA) at 3 p.m., followed by #2 Old Dominion (28-24, 19-11) against #3 UNC Wilmington (30-26, 18-12) at 7 p.m. Action continues on Friday with a loser's bracket game at Noon, followed by a winner's bracket contest at 3:30 p.m. At 7 p.m., the winner of the loser's bracket game will meet the loser of the winner's bracket contest.
The CAA championship game is scheduled for 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 28. The champion will earn an automatic bid to the NCAA Baseball Championship.
All games will be video streamed on CAASports.com Media Center ($4.95 per game or $9.95 for a tournament pass). Live stats will also be available along with game stories, box scores, and video recaps.
Tickets are available for purchase by visiting UNCWSports.com.
2011 CAA Baseball Championship
Brooks Field - Wilmington, N.C.May 26
Game 1 - #1 James Madison vs. #4 Georgia State - 3 p.m.
Game 2 - #2 Old Dominion vs. #3 UNC Wilmington - 7 p.m.May 27
Game 3 - Loser of Game 1 vs. Loser of Game 2 - 12 p.m.
Game 4 - Winner of Game 1 vs. Winner of Game 2 - 3:30 p.m.
Game 5 - Winner of Game 3 vs. Loser of Game 4 - 7 p.m.May 28
Game 6 - Winner of Game 4 vs. Winner of Game 5 - 1 p.m.
Game 7 - Same two teams (if necessary) - 30 minutes after Game 6