2013 NCAA baseball bracketology: New Mexico expected to be in the field of 64

Christian Petersen

New Mexico is all but assured a NCAA tournament bid, but they first need to win the Mountain West tournament.

The New Mexico Lobos were the best team in the Mountain West all year as they won the league's regular season title, and also are nationally ranked by Baseball America. With conference tournaments getting underway, there are plenty of NCAA tournament projections.

First off, New Mexico is not expected to be hosting a regional round, mainly because they are not considered one of the nation's 16 best teams. The Lobos are pretty much guaranteed to earn a NCAA tournament berth, but to rest comfortably New Mexico should win the conference tournament since their RPI is No. 61.

Here are websites that predict New Mexico to be part of the field fo 64:

College Sports Madness:

Tempe Region:

No. 1 Arizona State vs. No. 4 Rice
No. 2 Alabama vs. No. 3 New Mexico

ESPN:

Corvallis Regional

No. 1 (No. 4 national seed) Oregon State vs. No. 4 Oklahoma State
No. 2 New Mexico vs. No. 3 South Dakota State

College Baseball Daily:

Eugene Regional

No. 1 Oregon (No. 7 national seed) vs. No. 4 South Dakota State
No. 2 New Mexico vs. No. 3 San Francisco

Chasing Omaha:Tempe Regional

No. 1 Arizona State vs. No. 3 Columbia
No. 2 New Mexico vs. No. 4 Columbia

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join Mountain West Connection

You must be a member of Mountain West Connection to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Mountain West Connection. You should read them.

Join Mountain West Connection

You must be a member of Mountain West Connection to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Mountain West Connection. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9341_tracker