South Carolina is once again in the NCAA Softball Tournament.
The Gamecocks (32-23) are in the Tuscon Regional and face the Northeast Conference champs Saint Francis (48-9) at 7 p.m. Friday on ESPN. Host team Arizona (48-7) faces New Mexico State (29-23) at 9:30 p.m. Friday on ESPNU.
All 13 SEC teams are in the tournament.
This is the 20th NCAA appearance all-time for the Gamecocks and the fifth-consecutive under head coach Beverly Smith.