Oregon softball seeded 3rd
The Oregon Ducks are seeded third in the NCAA playoffs and will play host to a regional this week.
Oregon, Illinois-Chicago, Wisconsin and Missouri were selected for the field to compete at Jane Sanders Stadium.
The double-elimination regional begins with Wisconsin-Missouri at 6 p.m. and Oregon-Illinois-Chicago at 8:30 p.m. Friday.
The winners will meet at 2 p.m. Saturday, with the losers playing at 4:30 p.m., followed by a 7 p.m. game between the winner of the 4:30 p.m. game against the loser of the 2 p.m. game
Sunday's schedule has a game at 4 p.m., along with a 6:30 p.m. game, if necessary.
Oregon State also is among the eight Pac-12 teams picked for the 64-team bracket.
The Beavers will go to Waco, Texas. Their first game is 2 p.m. PT Friday against James Madison. The other Friday first-round game is between host Baylor, seeded 15th, and Kent State.
No. 2 seed Arizona, No. 5 UCLA, No. 6 Washington and No. 11 Utah also are playing host in the regional round.
Others competing from the Pac-12 are Arizona State and California.