TOP FOUR SEEDS (PLUS A DARK HORSE!)

1. Florida (49-5)

Regular-season champion had won 17 straight games before losing finale in extra innings at Missouri on Sunday.

2. Auburn (46-9)

Highest-scoring team in the country showed it could pitch too in winning two of three at LSU last weekend.

3. Alabama (41-11)

Crimson Tide won nine of past 11 league games to surge past LSU and grab third seed after winning six of seven SEC series.

4. LSU (44-10)

Tigers lost five of last seven SEC games but finished with strong performance Sunday and has big edge at home.

6. Georgia (39-13)

Defending tournament champion’s only losses in its past 10 SEC games came against No. 1 Florida.

PLAYERS TO WATCH

IF Emily Carosone, Auburn

The former leadoff hitter is first or second in the SEC in nearly all major hitting categories.

P Lauren Haeger, Florida

The senior helped lead the Gators to SEC regular-season title by setting school record with wins in her first 23 decisions.

IF Alex Hugo, Georgia

The junior is the top power hitter in the SEC, leading the league in home runs and slugging percentage and standing fourth in RBI.

P Alexis Osorio, Alabama

One of the best freshmen in the country, she threw a no-hitter against Pacific on Feb. 15.

SCHEDULE

At Tiger Park

Single elimination

Wednesday’s first round

(all games on SEC Network)

Game 1: No. 7 Missouri vs. No. 10 Mississippi State, 11 a.m.

Game 2: No. 6 Georgia vs. No. 11 Ole Miss, 1:30 p.m.

Game 3: No. 8 Texas A&M vs. No. 9 South Carolina, 4 p.m.

Game 4: No. 5 Tennessee vs. No. 12 Kentucky, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday’s quarterfinals

(all games on SEC Network)

Game 5: No. 2 Auburn vs. Game 1 winner, 10 a.m.

Game 6: No. 3 Alabama vs. Game 2 winner, 12:30 p.m.

Game 7: No. 1 Florida vs. Game 3 winner, 3 p.m.

Game 8: No. 4 LSU vs. Game 4 winner, 5:30 p.m.

Friday’s semifinals

(both games on ESPNU)

Game 9: Game 5 winner vs. Game 6 winner, 2 p.m.

Game 10: Game 7 winner vs. Game 8 winner, 4:30 p.m.

Saturday’s final

Game 11: Semifinal winners, 7 p.m. (ESPN)