May 29, 2014
SAN BRUNO, Calif. - Pepperdine opens play in the 2014 NCAA San Luis Obispo Regional starting Friday, May 30 at Baggett Stadum. The Waves drew the third seed in the four-team regional hosted by the Mustangs. Pepperdine will play second-seeded Arizona State in the opening game of the tournament on Friday at 1 p.m. (PT).
Top-seeded Cal Poly will play fourth-seed Sacramento State at 7 p.m. on Friday as well. The San Luis Obispo region is one of just two on the West Coast. The winner of the region will play the winner of the Fort Worth, Texas regional which includes #1 TCU, #2 Dallas Baptist, #3 Sam Houston State and #4 Siena.
The Waves (39-16) earned an automatic bid to the tournament after winning the WCC Tournament on Saturday. Cal Poly (45-10) won the Big West and Sacramento State (39-22) won the WAC to both earn automatic bids to the tournament as well. Arizona State (33-22) comes in as an at-large bid from the Pac-12.
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