From the any team on any given day – or series – line of thinking, a Stony Brook stunner. As I watched LSU a couple of times this season I thought the Tigers were too average on offense to win the CWS. This coverage from Les East of The Baton Rouge Advocate points out that two Stony Brook players had has many hits on the weekend as all the LSU bats combined.
I thought it would require the right matchup for LSU to get to the College World Series, but I thought they had that matchup and had it at home. …
One SEC team punched its ticket for Omaha as No. 1 national seed Florida completed a two-game sweep of North Carolina State in Gainesville.
Two more will try to get there today. South Carolina and Oklahoma will resume a suspended game this afternoon in Columbia. The Gamecocks, two-time defending champions, lead the series 1-0.
Arkansas rallied in the ninth to tie its series at Baylor and is one win away from Omaha with Game 3 today.
If Arkansas can upset Baylor, Ole Miss will have regular season series wins over two teams in the CWS field.