CHAPEL HILL, N.C. --- A collection of North Carolina fans and media were at Boshamer Stadium Wednesday to send the UNC baseball team off to the College World Series in Omaha, Neb. The team loaded up the bus around 3:15 p.m. on the way to the airport.

The No. 6 seed Tar Heels take on No. 3 Oregon State at 3:00 p.m. EST in the first game of the College World Series.The game can be seen on ESPN.

Check out Inside Carolinas photos from UNC's send-off party.