Illinois baseball left out of NCAA Tournament

The Illinois baseball team was not selcted to the NCAA Tournament’s field of 64 teams when it was announced Monday. The Illini end their season at 34-20.

Already on the bubble entering last week’s Big Ten Tournament, the Illini did not help themselves in losing two of three in the conference tournament. Illinois opened with a win against MIchigan State but then fell to Ohio State and Minnesota.

Three teams from the Big Ten made the tournament field – Ohio State as a No. 3 seed, Minnesota as a No. 2 seed and Indiana as a No. 4 seed.