College baseball

Vanderbilt's Austin Martin (16) stomps on home plate after hitting a two-run home run against Louisville in the seventh inning of an NCAA College World Series baseball game in Omaha, Neb., Sunday, June 16, 2019. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
June 16, 2019 - 5:48 pm
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Austin Martin is best known as Vanderbilt's .400 hitter. He's starting to get a reputation for his power. Martin homered on Reid Detmers' first pitch of the game and he went deep again in the seventh to break a tie in the Commodores' 3-1 victory over Louisville on Sunday in the...
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Florida State's J.C. Flowers (8) celebrates after the final out against Arkansas in an NCAA College World Series baseball game in Omaha, Neb., Saturday, June 15, 2019. AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
June 15, 2019 - 9:08 pm
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Drew Parrish limited Arkansas to five hits in eight innings and J.C. Flowers scored on a sacrifice fly in the ninth to give Florida State a 1-0 win over Arkansas in the College World Series on Saturday night. Parrish and Arkansas starter Isaiah Campbell engaged in a classic...
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Michigan's Jordan Nwogu (42) celebrates after scoring against Texas Tech on a sacrifice fly by Jordan Brewer, in the first inning of an NCAA College World Series baseball game in Omaha, Neb., Saturday, June 15, 2019. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
June 15, 2019 - 5:56 pm
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Stage fright was no factor for a Michigan baseball program that's in the College World Series for the first time in 35 years. The Wolverines just kept doing what they've been doing since the NCAA Tournament started. "Pitching, defense, timely hitting seems to be the recipe of the...
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Arkansas NCAA college baseball coach Dave Van Horn, center, addresses his players following practice at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Neb., Friday, June 14, 2019. Arkansas opens College World Series play Saturday night against Florida State, which will be trying to win retiring coach and NCAA all-time wins leader Mike Martin's first national championship in his 17 visits to Omaha. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
June 15, 2019 - 10:27 am
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Arkansas was so close to winning its first national championship in baseball last year that Casey Martin, from his position at third base, started seeing the celebratory dogpile in his mind's eye. Oregon State was batting in the top of the ninth inning with two outs and a runner...
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June 12, 2019 - 12:01 am
Good morning! Here's a look at AP's Texas sports coverage. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP Dallas bureau at 972-991-2100, or at 1-800-442-7189. Email . Ken Miller is at the desk. Reminder: This information is not for publication or...
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Paul Mainieri and Mike Martin shake hands
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Seth Dunlap
June 10, 2019 - 7:36 pm
It was an amazing sight this weekend at Alex Box Stadium in Baton Rouge. An incredibly popular baseball coach was greeted by LSU Tiger fans like college coaching royalty. Fans lined up for autographs, snapped pictures of the white-haired legend, and spent much of the weekend in awe of his...
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Jun 23, 2017; Omaha, NE, USA; LSU Tigers head coach Paul Mainieri looks out from the dugout prior to the game against the Oregon State Beavers at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha.
Kristian Garic
June 10, 2019 - 3:24 pm
For the second time in three Super Regionals the LSU Baseball Tigers lost at home. Florida State is the latest team to eliminate the Tigers from post-season baseball at Alex Box Stadium. The Seminoles did it in just two games. Tiger fans permeated my twitter time line with “Mainieri has to go” and...
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Vanderbilt's Philip Clarke (5), Ty Duvall (20), Pat DeMarco (18) and the rest of the team tip their hats to fans after an NCAA college super regional baseball game against Duke Sunday, June 9, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn. Vanderbilt won 13-2 to advance. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)
June 09, 2019 - 9:18 pm
Vanderbilt and Texas Tech won Game 3s in their super regionals Sunday and joined Louisville in earning spots in the College World Series. Austin Martin hit two of Vanderbilt's five home runs in a 13-2 win over Duke the day after the Commodores' Kumar Rocker threw the first no-hitter in the 20-year...
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LSU pitcher Landon Marceaux
Kristian Garic
June 09, 2019 - 1:31 pm
After a surprising game one loss to Florida State, the LSU Baseball Tigers face elimination today in game two of the NCAA Super Regional. Freshman Landon Marceaux will make the biggest start of his young and promising career on the bump at Alex Box Stadium. Paul Mainieri and the Tigers taxed their...
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Seth Dunlap,
Seth Dunlap
June 08, 2019 - 5:20 pm
A day of early celebration for Tiger fans at the NCAA Super Regional between LSU and FSU turned into a showcase of frustration and missed opportunities that ended a bitter 6-4 loss for LSU. Unfortunately, it’s something they’ve experienced far too often this season. LSU was in control early, taking...
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