NCAA Championship Central: Siena vs. Dallas Baptist (ESPN3 at 3:30 PM)

Siena coach Tony Rossi chats with senior captain Vincent Citro during Siena's 2-1 loss to TCU Friday night

May 31, 2014

Siena tries to shake off a heartbreaking 11-inning loss to host TCU when it faces #28/RV Dallas Baptist in an NCAA Tournament elimination game Saturday at 3:30 p.m. on ESPN3 in the Fort Worth Regional.

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The Saints are searching for their first NCAA Tournament win, something they almost pulled off in dramatic fashion Friday night.

A pair of right-handed juniors will face off Saturday. Ed Lewicki (4-7, 5.02 ERA) gets the start for Siena, Paul Voelker (9-4, 3.16 ERA) will start for Dallas Baptist.

The Patriots won 40 games (40-20) and are coming off a week in which they won the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament. DBU has won nine of its last 11 despite dropping a 2-1 decision to No. 3 seed Sam Houston State Friday. They entered the Championships with an RPI of 28.

The winner of Saturday's game will advance to face the loser of the TCU/Sam Houston State game Sunday at 3:30 p.m. in another elimination game.