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North Carolina State's Jonny Butler (14) rounds the bases after hitting a two-run home run against Stanford in the first inning in the opening baseball game of the College World Series on Saturday at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Neb.

COLLEGE WORLD SERIES

Butler drives Wolfpack past Stanford 10-4 in CWS opener

By Eric Olson
| June 19, 2021

OMAHA, Neb. — Jonny Butler homered and drove in a career-high five runs, Reid Johnston pitched six s...

Texas' Camryn Williams, center, celebrates a two-run homer against South Florida during the seventh inning of an NCAA wuper regional game, Sunday in Austin, Texas.

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In it to win it: Texas not just happy to be in CWS this time

By Eric Olson
| June 19, 2021

OMAHA, Neb. — Texas is making its record 37th appearance in the College World Series and, unlike the...

North Carolina State coach Elliott Avent watches during the late innings of a game against Georgia Tech in the semifinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament May 25, 2019, in Durham, N.C. Avent's Wolfpack overcame a 1-8 start in ACC play to return to the College World Series for the first time since 2013.

COLLEGE WORLD SERIES

Cavs, Wolfpack latest ACC hopefuls at rare baseball title

By Aaron Beard
| June 19, 2021

North Carolina State and Virginia both emerged from big early season holes to make unexpected Colleg...

Tobs’ win streak halted by Marlins 8-6

From staff reports
| June 19, 2021

MOREHEAD CITY — A six-run bottom of the fourth inning was enough to snap a 2-2 tie and doom the visi...

Brainy Rojas of the Wilson Tobs rounds third base on his way to score in the sixth inning of Thursday's first game against the Holly Springs Salamanders in Fleming Stadium. The Tobs won 5-2 on their way to a twinbill sweep.

Tobs win third straight, sweep aside Salamanders

From staff reports
| June 18, 2021

Completing a pair of doubleheaders in the span of two days, the Wilson Tobs suddenly find themselves on a winning streak.

Wilson Tobs’ Tommy Gibson looks toward teammate Zach Hogueisson on the field after he scored the winning run on Hogueisson’s single in the bottom of the seventh inning for a 4-3 walk-off win over the Tri-City Chili Peppers in the second game of a Coastal Plain League doubleheader Wednesday night at Fleming Stadium. The Tobs lost the first game 5-2.

Walk-off win gives Tobs split with Peppers

From staff reports
| June 17, 2021

The Wilson Tobs fans who stayed until the end of Wednesday’s Coastal Plain League doubleheader at Fl...

North Carolina State players, left to right, Dalton Feeney (19), Luca Tresh (24), Evan Justice (34) and Austin Murr (12) celebrate after beating Arkansas 3-2 during an NCAA super regional game Sunday in Fayetteville, Ark., to advance to the College World Series.

COLLEGE WORLD SERIES

Breaking down the CWS teams

By Eric Olson
| June 16, 2021

OMAHA, Neb. — A look at the eight teams competing in the College World Series, which starts Saturday...

Tobs come up short vs. Marlins

From staff reports
| June 16, 2021

A five-game homestand for the Wilson Tobs started with a 4-3 loss to the Morehead City Marlins on Tu...

Tobs get busy after taking Monday off

From staff reports
| June 15, 2021

Hopefully the Wilson Tobs summer collegiate baseball team enjoyed its night off Monday because it’s ...

Virginia's Nic Kent (4) celebrates his fourth inning home run with Jake Gelof (22) during an NCAA super regional game against Dallas Baptist on Monday in Columbia, S.C.

NCAA BASEBALL TOURNAMENT

Virginia staves off elimination for 6th time to reach CWS

By The Associated Press
| June 15, 2021

No team’s road to Omaha was as bumpy as Virginia’s. The Cavaliers staved off elimination for the six...

North Carolina State's Jose Torres (8) is greeted by teammates after hitting a go-ahead home run against Arkansas in the ninth inning of game 3 of the super regional series Sunday in Fayetteville, Ark. The Wolfpack won 3-2 to advance to the College World Series for the third time in school history.

NCAA BASEBALL TOURNAMENT

NC State knocks out No. 1 Arkansas on Torres’ homer in 9th

By The Associated Press
| June 14, 2021

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — North Carolina State freshman shortstop Jose Torres hit a shot heard ‘round the...

North Carolina State players Chris Villaman (left) and Tyler McDonough (right) celebrate after beating Arkansas 3-2 to win game 3 of the super regional series Sunday in Fayetteville, Ark.

NCAA BASEBALL TOURNAMENT

Never any doubt: Wolfpack stuns top-ranked Razorbacks to advance to Omaha

By Rob McLamb
| June 14, 2021

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — North Carolina State has dealt with heartbreak, on and off the diamond, since 2...

Tobs top Steamers after another rainout

From staff reports
| June 14, 2021

The Wilson Tobs remained unbeaten in non-Coastal Plain League play with a 6-5 win over former CPL ri...

North Carolina State pitcher Sam Highfill (17) throws against Arkansas in the third inning of an NCAA super regional game Saturday in Fayetteville, Ark.

NCAA BASEBALL TOURNAMENT

Freshman Highfill extends Wolfpack's season

By Rob McLamb
| June 13, 2021

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Sam Highfill has etched his name in N.C. State baseball history. That is how it...

East Carolina's Josh Moylan (66) rounds the bases after hitting a home run against Vanderbilt in the seventh inning of an NCAA super regional game Saturday in Nashville, Tenn.

NCAA BASEBALL TOURNAMENT

Pirates bow out with 4-1 loss to Vandy, Leiter

By The Associated Press
| June 13, 2021

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Jack Leiter had 10 strikeouts in seven innings on Saturday and No. 4 seed Vanderb...

Vanderbilt's Enrique Bradfield Jr. (51) reacts to being called out at the plate after trying to score on a fielder's choice against East Carolina in the eighth inning of an NCAA  super regional game Friday in Nashville, Tenn. The play was reviewed and Bradfield was ruled safe. Vanderbilt won 2-0. East Carolina catcher Seth Caddell blocks the plate.

NCAA BASEBALL TOURNAMENT

Vandy wins pitchers’ duel to begin Nashville Super Regional

By The Associated Press
| June 12, 2021

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Kumar Rocker struck out 11 in 7 2/3 innings, while allowing just three hits, and ...

Tobs finally get a dry field but lose

From staff reports
| June 12, 2021

MOREHEAD CITY — After three consecutive rainouts, the Wilson Tobs finally were able to get in a summ...

Vanderbilt's Isaiah Thomas (8) is congratulated by teammates Jack Bulger (16), CJ Rodriguez (5) and Dominic Keegan (12) after his grand slam in the 11th inning against Georgia Tech in an NCAA regional at Hawkins Field early Monday morning in Nashville, Tenn.

NCAA BASEBALL TOURNAMENT

Play ball: Things to know about NCAA super regionals

By Eric Olson
| June 11, 2021

OMAHA, Neb. — Super regionals are the next stop on the NCAA baseball tournament’s Road to Omaha. Fou...

Alabama's Ronnie Harrison (15) breaks up a pass intended for Clemson's Artavis Scott during the second half of the College Football Playoff championship game in Glendale, Ariz., in this Jan. 11, 2016, file photo. The College Football Playoff would expand from four to 12 teams, with six spots reserved for the highest ranked conference champions, under a proposal that will be considered next week by the league commissioners who manage the postseason system, a person familiar with announcement told The Associated Press on Thursday.

COLLEGE FOOTBALL

College Football Playoff considering expansion to 12 teams

By Ralph D. Russo
| June 11, 2021

There was a time not so long ago, 2012 to be exact, when the big news in college football was confer...

Barton’s Kaytlin Elkins was named to the 2020-21 NCAA Division II Academic All-District 3 team for women’s volleyball, as awarded by the College Sports Information Directors of America.

Barton’s Elkins named Academic All-District 3

From staff reports
| June 11, 2021

After concluding her Barton College women’s volleyball career ranked third on the program’s all-time...


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