Long Beach State 1, No. 6 Cal State Fullerton 0 (10 innings)

In Long Beach, Calif., Domenic Colacchio had a run-scoring single in the bottom of the 10th as LBSU swept Fullerton for the first time since 2002 and first sweep against a ranked opponent since 2008. Josh Advocate (3-0, 2.2 IP, H, 2 K) earned the win in relief of starter Dave Smith (7.1 IP, 6 H, 5 K) and Connor Riley (0.0 IP, BB, HP). Laine Huffman had two hits and a run for the Dirtbags (13-9). S Valenzuela had two hits for the Titans (15-8). John Gavin tossed seven scoreless innings in the start for Fullerton with six hits, two walks and six strikeouts.

No. 2 Oregon State 11, No. 7 Arizona 7

In Corvallis, Ore., Elliott Cary had a double, a triple and three RBI as OSU completed a three-game Pac-12 sweep of UA. Jack Anderson had three hits and three runs for the Beavers (6-0, 20-1). Alfonso Rivas had three hits and four RBI for the Wildcats (2-4, 16-7).

No. 5 LSU 10, No. 11 Florida 6

In Gainesville, Fla., Josh Smith, Beau Jordan and Cole  Freeman each had two-run homers in the eighth as LSU salvaged the finale of its SEC series at Florida. The Tigers (4-2, 18-7) trailed 6-2 after seven before their six-run outburst in the eighth. LSU added two more runs in the ninth. Jordan had two hits and four RBI, while Smith went 2 for 4 with two runs and three RBI for LSU. Nick Bush (1.0 IP, UE, 2 BB, K) earned the win, while Caleb Gilbert pitched two hitless frames with one punchout to record the victory. JJ Schwarz and Jonathan India both drove in two for the Gators.

No. 19 Oklahoma 3, No. 18 Baylor 0

In Waco, Texas, Kyle Mendenhall belted a three-run homer in the second and three hurlers combined on the shutout as OU captured its Big 12 series at BU. Nathan Wiles (4-1, 4.1 IP, 5 H, 3 BB, 5 K) picked up the win, while Connor Berry tossed two scoreless frames with one hit, three walks and three strikeouts for the Sooners (2-1, 23-5). JB Olson worked the final 2.2 innings with no hits, two walks and one punchout to record his sixth save. Shea Langeliers went 2 for 3 with a walk for the Bears (2-4, 18-6).

No. 1 Louisville 8, NC State 1

In Raleigh, N.C., Devin Mann (2 for 4, 3 R, 2 RBI) and Drew Ellis (3 for 5, 2 RBI) both homered as UL won its ACC series at NCSU. The Cardinals (8-1, 21-2) built a 6-0 lead after four innings. Nick Bennett (3-0, 5.0 IP, 3 H, BB, 4 K) earned the win. Stephen Pitarra went 2 for 5 with a double and one RBI for the Wolfpack (4-5, 13-12).

No. 3 TCU 5, Oklahoma State 1

In Fort Worth, Texas, TCU scored single runs in five of the first six innings in finishing a Big 12 sweep of OSU. Cam Warner (2 for 4, 2 R) homered for the Horned Frogs (5-1, 17-5). Brian Howard (3-2, 7.0 IP, 3 H, R, 3 BB, 9 K) earned the victory, while Jake Eissler retired the final three hitters with one strikeout to notch his first save. Dustin Williams went 2 for 3 with one walk and one RBI for the Cowboys (0-3, 15-9).

No. 4 Texas Tech 3, Wichita State 1

In Wichita, Kan., Jacob Patterson and Caleb Kilian combined to allow one hit in 4.1 scoreless innings of relief as TTU completed a three-game sweep at WSU. Patterson (4-0) gave up one hit and one walk to record the victory, while Kilian retired the final six hitters with one strikeout to register his first save. Hunter Hargrove went 2 for 3 with a run for the Red Raiders (22-4). Alex Jackson was 1 for 3 with one walk and one RBI for the Shockers (11-13).

No. 8 Clemson 2, Boston College 0

In Kingston, R.I., Pat Krall and Ryley Gilliam combined on a shutout as Clemson swept ACC-foe BC. Krall (4-0) worked 7.1 innings with seven hits and three strikeouts. Gilliam pitched the final 1.2 innings with no hits, one walk and three punchouts to record his second save. The Tigers (8-1, 20-4) snapped the scoreless deadlock with a run in the eighth on a sacrifice fly by Reed Rohlman (1 for 2) and Seth Beer (1 for 4) belted a leadoff homer in the ninth. Johnny Adams went 2 for 4 for the Eagles (1-8, 7-14).

No. 9 South Carolina 4, Alabama 2

In Columbia, S.C., Danny Blair had a leadoff double and scored on an error in the bottom of the seventh to snap a 2-2 tie as South Carolina won its SEC series against Alabama. Riley Hogan went 2 for 3 with a walk and an RBI for the Gamecocks (5-1, 17-6). Cody Henry (2 for 3) and Gene Wood both homered for the Crimson Tide (1-5, 12-12).

Miami 6, No. 10 North Carolina 2

In Chapel Hill, N.C., Brandol Gali went 2 for 4 with two runs and one RBI as Miami salvaged the finale of its ACC series at UNC. Michael Mediavilla (3-3, 6.1 IP, 6 H, 2 R, 2 BB, 2 K) recorded the victory and Frankie Bartow got the final four outs for his sixth save. Brandon Riley went 3 for 4 with a run for the Tar Heels (6-3, 18-6).

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