LAFAYETTE, La. -- The wakeup call for the Louisiana-Lafayette baseball team's offense happened early Sunday morning. ULL coach Tony Robichaux said his team was scheduled to celebrate Mass and have breakfast at 9:30 a.m. It didn't take long after that for ULL to begin its destruction of pitchers from the state of Mississippi.
LAFAYETTE, La. -- The No. 1 and top-seeded Louisiana-Lafayette baseball team knows it will face one of the nation's best relief pitchers tonight. The Ragin' Cajuns just don't know when Jacob Lindgren will come in.
LAFAYETTE, La. -- Mississippi State baseball coach John Cohen tried to protect his ace left-hander as much he could, but he said he could see an outing like the one Ross Mitchell had Sunday happening.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- For the second time Sunday, the Alabama baseball team received a complete game in an elimination game. Alabama's second complete game came from junior left-hander Taylor Guilbeau that helped second-seeded Alabama beat third-seeded Kennesaw State 4-1 at Dick Howser Stadium.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Jackie Traina threw a four-hitter to help the Alabama softball team beat Oregon 2-0 Sunday and advance to the best-of-three Women's College World Series championship series against Southeastern Conference rival Florida.
OXFORD -- The No. 12 and top-seeded Ole Miss baseball team beat second-seeded Washington 2-1 on Sunday to advance to a NCAA Regional Championship game for the seventh time in the past 10 seasons.
LAFAYETTE, La. -- If you didn't know by now, the Mississippi State baseball team doesn't follow a traditional way of doing things on the mound. On Saturday, MSU's sabermetric formula worked out just fine to deliver another postseason win.
LAFAYETTE, La. -- John Cohen wanted more. Even though the Mississippi State baseball coach knew Jake Vickerson, Alex Detz, and Matthew Britton experienced frustrating regular seasons, Cohen believed in his players. As he wrote their names into the Bulldogs' lineup for the team's game against San Diego State in the first game of the NCAA tournament Lafayette regional, Cohen hoped his players could have maturity he struggled with as a player.
LAFAYETTE, La. -- Myles Gentry verbalized the big-picture impact of his relief effort Friday in the No. 17 and second-seeded Mississippi State baseball team's 5-2 victory against third-seeded San Diego State in the NCAA tournament Lafayette Regional.
Brittany Hudson's goal is to become a head women's basketball coach. When Hudson looks at Matt Insell, she sees someone who has followed a path similar to the one she is and has realized his dream of becoming a head coach.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Jaclyn Traina threw a four-hitter, and Leona Lafaele hit a two-run home run to lead the Alabama softball team to a 2-0 victory against Kentucky on Friday night in the Women's College World Series.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Justin Kamplain threw eight shutout innings Saturday and the Alabama baseball team held on in the ninth inning to defeat Florida State 6-5 in an elimination game at the NCAA tournament Tallahassee Regional at Dick Howser Stadium.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Travis Bergen threw 8 2/3 innings Friday to lead the third-seeded Kennesaw State baseball team to a 1-0 victory against second-seeded Alabama in the opening round of the NCAA tournament Tallahassee Regional at Dick Howser Stadium.
The Southeastern Conference clarified its wording of the artificial noisemaker rule Friday, specifically known to Mississippi State fans as the "cowbell compromise."
OXFORD -- Junior right-hander Chris Ellis threw a complete game Saturday night to lead the No. 12 and top-seeded Ole Miss baseball team to a 12-2 victory against Jacksonville State in the NCAA tournament Oxford Regional.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Jaclyn Traina threw a one-hitter, and Peyton Grantham and Jadyn Spencer both homered in second-seeded Alabama's 6-2 victory over defending national champion Oklahoma on Thursday night in the opening round of the Women's College World Series.
STARKVILLE -- The Jackson State baseball team's journey to a second-straight NCAA tournament regional includes a bus trip it would like to forget. While coming home from a game against Savannah State on May 5, the team's bus caught fire. While no individuals were harmed in the incident, the team lost all of its equipment in the blaze.
STARKVILLE -- Gavin Collins knows the Mississippi State baseball team's opponent better than any of his older, more experienced teammates. San Diego State showed early recruiting interest in Collins, who is from Lake Forest, California, but the 5-foot-11, 200-pounder wanted to play for the best and get to the College World Series in Omaha, Nebraska.
SAN DIEGO -- Baseball Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn isn't with his San Diego State baseball team as it prepares for its second-straight appearance in a NCAA tournament regional. Then again, he is there. Gwynn has been in his players' hearts and minds since he began a leave of absence in late March to recover from cancer treatment.
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