NCAA Tournament

OMAHA, Neb | Oregon State out to finish redemption tour against Arkansas

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Oregon State has won 109 of 127 baseball games over two seasons with mostly the same cast of players. They see winning a national championship as the only way to validate their body of work. “Ultimately,” Beavers coach Pat Casey said Sunday, “nobody cares how many games you win unless you … Continue reading OMAHA, Neb | Oregon State out to finish redemption tour against Arkansas

OMAHA, Neb. | Gators chomped: Arkansas off to CWS finals, tops Florida 5-2

OMAHA, Neb. — Isaiah Campbell limited Florida to two hits over 5 1/3 innings, Arkansas scored four times in five innings against first-round draft pick Brady Singer, and the Razorbacks earned a spot in the College World Series finals with a 5-2 win over the defending champion Gators on Friday night. Campbell more than atoned … Continue reading OMAHA, Neb. | Gators chomped: Arkansas off to CWS finals, tops Florida 5-2

Florida, Texas, Red Raiders, Hogs make College World Series

Defending national champion Florida, Texas, Texas Tech and Arkansas won their winner-take-all games in the NCAA Tournament best-of-three super regionals on Monday and are headed to the College World Series. The No. 1 national seed Gators beat Auburn 3-2 in 11 innings in Gainesville, Florida, when Austin Langworthy’s deep drive to right field glanced off … Continue reading Florida, Texas, Red Raiders, Hogs make College World Series

Auburn, Texas, S. Carolina force Game 3s in super regionals

Auburn, Texas and South Carolina won in the NCAA Tournament super regionals on Sunday to even their best-of-three series and force Game 3s on Monday that will send the winners to the College World Series. Luke Jarvis’ walk-off RBI single in the bottom of the ninth inning gave Auburn a 3-2 win over the defending … Continue reading Auburn, Texas, S. Carolina force Game 3s in super regionals

NEW YORK | Heimlich goes undrafted again as teams pass on troubled past

NEW YORK (AP) — Oregon State pitcher Luke Heimlich, who as a teenager pleaded guilty to molesting a 6-year-old relative, was not selected in the Major League Baseball draft for the second straight year. Heimlich is a two-time Pac-12 pitcher of the year for the Beavers and is regarded as one of college baseball’s top … Continue reading NEW YORK | Heimlich goes undrafted again as teams pass on troubled past

SECAUCUS, N.J. | Tigers draft Auburn right-hander Casey Mize with No. 1 pick

SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) — The Detroit Tigers have selected Auburn right-hander Casey Mize with the No. 1 pick in the Major League Baseball draft. The announcement Monday night at MLB Network studios marks the second time the Tigers have led off the draft, and first since they took Rice pitcher Matt Anderson in 1997. The … Continue reading SECAUCUS, N.J. | Tigers draft Auburn right-hander Casey Mize with No. 1 pick

Stetson, Washington, Minnesota going to 1st super regionals

The Stetson Hatters use the hashtag “OmaHats” on their baseball Twitter account, a nod to the city that’s home to the College World Series. The Hatters from DeLand, Florida, are a step closer to Omaha, Nebraska, after sweeping through their regional in the NCAA Tournament and extending their win streak to a school-record 18 games. … Continue reading Stetson, Washington, Minnesota going to 1st super regionals

9 national seeds within win of advancing in NCAA Tournament

Fifteen teams head into their NCAA Tournament regional finals Sunday night and Monday needing one win to clinch berths in the super regionals next week. Meanwhile, No. 15 Coastal Carolina became the second national seed knocked out when it lost 6-5 to UConn in an afternoon elimination game. The first team to go was No. … Continue reading 9 national seeds within win of advancing in NCAA Tournament