FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas is among the six teams that will play in the 2012 Houston College Classic.

The university announced Tuesday that the Razorbacks will be in the field that includes Houston, Rice, Tennessee, Texas and Texas Tech.

Pairings for the nine-game round robin tournament will be announced later.

Arkansas is coming off an appearance in the NCAA baseball tournament.

The Razorbacks will be making their first appearance in the Houston tournament.