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College Top 25: June 10

It was another great weekend for the ACC front-runners, as all three of the conference's powers won their respective Super Regionals and advanced to Omaha. Accordingly, there's little movement at the top of Baseball America's Top 25 rankings, where the top three teams remain the same, led by No. 1 Miami. The Hurricanes dropped their opener against Arizona but rallied to win the final two games of the weekend.

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LSU, Fresno State Advance

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What a wild finish to super-regional weekend. In Baton Rouge, Louisiana State buried UC Irvine 21-7 to reach Omaha for the first time since 2004. But Fresno State stole the […]

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Long Balls Are Early Story

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Both of today’s do-or-die games are in the second inning, and home runs have loomed large already. Louisiana State got back-to-back-to-back homers from Blake Dean (a two-run shot), Micah Gibbs […]

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Fresno State Stays Alive

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Fresno State had to be the biggest underdog of any team heading into super-regionals. The Bulldogs had lost 28 games and were facing No. 3 national seed Arizona State, a […]

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Thrice Is Nice For Rice, Too

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The 2008 College World Series will feature quite a few familiar faces. Already this weekend, Omaha regulars Jim Morris, Mark Marquess and Mike Martin have guided their perennial powerhouse programs […]

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Thrice Is Nice For Tar Heels

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CARY, N.C.–North Carolina senior third baseman Chad Flack stepped to the plate in the top of the ninth inning Sunday and was greeted by a long, loud standing ovation from […]

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Zot Through The Heart, LSU To Blame

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UC Irvine was three outs away from clinching its second straight College World Series appearance, but Louisiana State overcame a three-run deficit with five in the ninth to pull out […]

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Two ACC Teams Advance

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Aaron Fitt will have much more shortly, but to update his previous post, North Carolina finished off Coastal Carolina with two more runs in the ninth for a 14-4 win, […]

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ACC On The Cusp

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CARY, N.C.–Two Atlantic Coast Conference teams are on the verge of reaching the College World Series, and two others will have a chance to join them later today. Here in […]

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Tar Heels Off And Running

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CARY, N.C.–North Carolina has wasted no time jumping on Coastal Carolina starter Nick McCully. The Tar Heels have been aggressive at the plate and on the bases early on, and […]

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Hurricanes Push Series to Game Three

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CORAL GABLES, Fla.–Miami walked its way to a 14-10 victory over Arizona in the Coral Gables super-regional on Sunday night. Patient at the plate, the Hurricane hitters drew 16 walks in […]

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Walks Kill

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CORAL GABLES, Fla.–It’s a well-known fact in baseball that walks kill, and tonight is no exception to the rule. Arizona pitchers have now walked 13 batters in the game, and in turn have given up 12 […]

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Skies Clearing For Hurricanes

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CORAL GABLES, Fla.–It didn’t take long for the Miami bats to wake up. After being patient through the first few innings, the Miami offense put up six runs in the […]

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Hurricanes In Trouble Early

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CORAL GABLES, Fla.–Arizona jumped out to an early lead on Miami with four straight two-out hits in the top of the first inning. Miami is the visiting team and failed […]

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Live From Coral Gables

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CORAL GABLES, Fla.–From Orlando (draft) to Jupiter (high school showcase) to Coral Gables, BA is now on the University of Miami’s campus for Game Two of the super-regional matchup between […]

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