The UCLA baseball team will face off against Florida at 4 p.m. (PT) Saturday afternoon, the NCAA announced Monday night. The No. 6-seeded Bruins and No. 3-seeded Gators will play the day's second game, following the completion of the College World Series opener between TCU and Florida State.
The Omaha appearance will be UCLA's first since 1997.
Saturday’s losers play one another at 1:30 p.m. (PT) on Monday afternoon, while the winners take the field at 6 p.m. (PT). The best-of-three championship finals is scheduled for Monday, June 28 through Wednesday, June 30.
All CWS games will be televised live by ESPN or ESPN2. The series will be the last one played at legendary Rosenblatt Stadium, which has been the host site for nearly six decades.