Aaron Fitt

Liberty For Toman

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Those Clemson-South Carolina recruiting battles might not be quite as intense from now on. About a week after Florida hired Clemson recruiting coordinator Kevin O’Sullivan as its head coach, Liberty […]

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Reporter-Eating Virus?

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OMAHA–There’s something in the air here in the Rosenblatt Stadium press box, and I don’t mean Beaver Fever. I and no fewer than six other media members have come down […]

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Beavers Strike First

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See also: Box Score See also: Game At A Glance OMAHA–North Carolina and Oregon State picked up Saturday night right where they left off a year ago. Just as in […]

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Beavers Take Game One

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Oregon State scored eight runs over the final four innings to bury North Carolina 11-4 in the first game of the 2007 College World Series finals. Freshman Jorge Reyes picked […]

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Reyes Of Light

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OMAHA–One of our keys to victory for North Carolina was getting some timely hitting. It’s worth noting that the Tar Heels are 0-for-6 with runners in scoring position through four […]

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Kevin Mitchell Lives

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OMAHA–Perhaps ornery from a Friday without baseball, the Rosenblatt Stadium crowd was even more harsh than usual when the ball girl behind home plate misplayed back-to-back foul balls off the […]

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Cheerwine And Cheese

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The North Carolina-Oregon State rematch is generating quite a bit of interest, and not just in college baseball circles. Even the respective heads of state are getting into it–take a […]

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Call The Zoo!

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OMAHA–After three years of coming the College World Series, I finally got to check out the Henry Doorly Zoo yesterday afternoon, thanks to a rare off day without a baseball […]

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UNC Fries Rice

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See also: Box Score OMAHA–North Carolina’s march through the 2007 postseason has been accompanied by an air of unfinished business. No matter what kind of adverse circumstances the Tar Heels […]

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Rematch On Deck

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OMAHA–The College World Series finals are set. North Carolina beat Rice 7-4 this evening to clinch its second consecutive trip to the finals. They’ll face a familiar opponent in defending […]

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Judgment Day

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OMAHA–Before I get to today’s picks, I need to correct an error from yesterday’s picks blog. I got an indignant phone call from John Manuel this morning after I accidentally […]

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Turpen Time 2

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OMAHA–When Oregon State beat Michigan in the Corvallis super-regional and earned its third straight trip to the College World Series, there was no dogpile, just a calm, quiet celebration like […]

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Maloney Stays; Raleigh To Knoxville?

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Tennessee has scheduled an 11 a.m. press conference Thursday, presumably to announce its next head coach. Yesterday the Vols flew to Atlanta to meet with Michigan coach Rich Maloney, but […]

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See Daniel Pitch

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OMAHA–The official attendance was just announced here in the Rosenblatt Stadium press box, and the 29, 921 on hand surpasses last night’s game as the second-largest crowd in College World […]

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Another Blog On The Fire

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The NCAA has clarified its position on blogging during games . . . sort of. The NCAA released a statement today that reaffirmed what we already knew, that “Any transmission […]

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Heeling Process

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OMAHA–The last two days have been about redemption and validation for North Carolina. UNC’s rotation had drawn ridicule from fans and media here at the College World Series after a […]

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Random Thoughts

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Just a few loose ends from a terrific Tuesday, and looking ahead . . . For the second straight year, the final four teams standing in college baseball are Oregon […]

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Wednesday Picks

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OMAHA–It’s already been a wild, wonderful College World Series, and we’ve got two more very intriguing games on the schedule today. It’s funny, I heard a waitress say the other […]

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