NCAA softball: Gators top overall seed for NCAAs

Published: Monday, May 16, 2016 at 8:02 a.m.
Last Modified: Monday, May 16, 2016 at 8:02 a.m.

Two-time defending national champion and top-ranked Florida was selected Sunday night as the top overall seed for the NCAA Tournament.

Florida will also host a Super Regional if it advances out of this weekend's Gainesville Regional, which has Florida Atlantic (50-7) playing Central Florida (36-20) at noon Friday followed by Alabama State (28-25) vs. Florida (53-5) at 2:30 p.m. at Katie Seashole Pressly Stadium.

SEC teams make up half of the top 16 seeds: 1. Florida, 4. Auburn, 6. Alabama, 9. Kentucky, 10. LSU, 13. Tennessee, 15. Mizzou, 16. Georgia.

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