On Thursday, third baseman Drew Compton went 4-for-5, including a double and triple, and drove in three runs while scoring twice. Tech pounded out 14 hits against Louisville, the Atlantic Division champion and the No. 10 team in the NCAA’s RPI rankings going into Thursday’s games. The No. 27 team, Tech (34-22) improved its record against teams in the top 12 of RPI to 9-3. Louisville (38-18-1) used 10 pitchers against the Jackets.
A near certainty for inclusion, Tech will learn its NCAA Tournament assignment when the field is announced Monday.