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Beavers Complete CWS Field

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The College World Series field is set, and it will contain a few very familiar faces clad in orange and black. Oregon State cruised to an 8-2 victory over Michigan […]

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Stealth Record

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We’re still sifting through all the draft info this morning after the weekend, and one more fact has come to light. Rice had 14 players drafted, tying the record for […]

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Left Coast Bracket

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Two more teams punched their tickets to Omaha tonight; both are on the left side of the bracket, and both are from the Left Coast. Arizona State got a four-hit […]

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Flack Attack Redux

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In our super-regional preview this week, a coach whose team has faced North Carolina pegged Chad Flack. “Even though Flack’s numbers are down this year, he’s a clutch player,” the […]

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Louisville Slugs Way To Omaha

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If Louisville reaches a decisive game of the College World Series championship series, whoever the Cardinals play had better watch out. Dan McDonnell’s team always seems to come out of […]

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Wong Way

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We’ve already seen some fine pitcher’s duels this weekend (there were two very good ones in Wichita), but the battle in Corvallis, Ore., this afternoon has to take the cake. […]

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Anteaters Punch Their Ticket

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I caught the ninth inning of the UC Irvine-Wichita State super-regional on the television here in Boshamer Stadium’s press box, and it looked wild. One day after Scott Gorgen threw […]

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One More For The Old Bosh

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CHAPEL HILL, N.C.–Play resumed in the seventh inning at the battle of the Carolinas this afternoon, and South Carolina held off North Carolina to force a decisive third game of […]

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Depth Pays For ASU

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Arizona State probably has the nation’s deepest lineup. Second-round pick Matt Spencer batted seventh in its super-regional opener against Mississippi on Saturday night; a seventh-round pick, Tim Smith, hit eighth. […]

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Let’s Play Two . . . Maybe

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CHAPEL HILL, N.C.–Game Two of the North Carolina-South Carolina super-regional has been suspended until 2:36 p.m. Sunday. The Gamecocks lead 8-5 in the middle of the seventh inning, but UNC […]

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Titans Take Game One

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Cal State Fullerton gave us all a not-so-gentle reminder that it remains the team to beat on the West Coast, “down year” or not. The Titans crushed UCLA 12-2 this […]

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Blame It On The Lightning

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CHAPEL HILL, N.C.–We’re delayed here at the North Carolina-South Carolina super-regional, as lightning is flashing directly overhead. That means we’ll have a minimum 30-minute delay before play can resume. I […]

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Owls Rice To The Occasion

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At least one of the favorites has taken care of business. No. 2 national seed Rice is headed back to Omaha for the second straight year after dispatching Texas A&M […]

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Resilient Rice

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While we wait for today’s exciting batch of early super-regional games to wrap up, I figured I’d comment on last night’s other late game. North Carolina wasn’t the only team […]

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Tar Heels Come Back Again

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CHAPEL HILL, N.C.–For the third time in three games, North Carolina pulled out a gritty come-from-behind postseason victory. UNC fell behind 6-0 against South Carolina on Robbie Grinestaff’s pinch-hit grand […]

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Bulldogs, Cardinals Start Strong

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CHAPEL HILL–I’m not allowed to tell you what’s happening here at the North Carolina-South Carolina super-regional, but hopefully the NCAA’s Orwellian ban on live blogging doesn’t preclude me from commenting […]

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NCAA Stifles Super-Regional Coverage

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I’ll be at the North Carolina-South Carolina super-regional this evening, but don’t expect any in-game analysis or updates. I’m not slipping in my coverage, though; blame the NCAA. Word came […]

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