No. 6 Texas Tech 6-21, No. 3 TCU 4-3

In Lubbock, Texas, Grant Little went 3 for 5 with a double, a homer, three runs and five RBI in the nightcap as TTU swept a Big 12 doubleheader from TCU to capture the weekend series. Orlando Garcia (2 for 4, 2 R) drove in three for the Red Raiders (11-7, 36-12). Austen Wade went 1 for 3 with a walk and a run for the Horned Frogs (12-6, 31-11). In Game 1, Brian Klein belted a three-run homer in the sixth to erase a 4-3 deadline for TTU. Caleb Kilian (4-0, 3.1 IP, 3 H, 2 R, 2 BB, K) picked up the win, while Parker Mushinski (2.2 IP, 2 H, BB, 5 K) earned his second save. Luken Baker homered and knocked in two for TCU.

No. 1 Oregon State 10, USC 1

In Corvallis, Ore., Jake Thompson fanned 11 in eight innings as OSU won its Pac-12 series against USC. Thompson (9-0) allowed five hits, one walk and one run. KJ Harrison went 2 for 4 with a double, a homer and three RBI for the Beavers (18-3, 34-4). Adalberto Carrillo went 2 for 4 with a run for the Trojans (6-12, 19-22).

No. 2 Louisville 17, Toledo 2

In Louisville, Ky., Colin Lyman was a homer short of the cycle, going 4 for 4 with two runs and five RBI as UL swept UT. Devin Mann (2 for 3, 2 2B) and Brendan McKay (2 for 5, HR, 2 R) both drove in three for the Cardinals (38-6). Jake Sparger (4-0, 2.0 IP, H) earned the win in relief. Ross Adolph went 2 for 3 with a double and an RBI for the Rockets (14-30).

No. 4 North Carolina 3, No. 5 Clemson 2 (10)

In Chapel Hill, N.C., Tyler Lynn had a game-winning RBI single in the bottom of the 10th as UNC completed its ACC sweep of Clemson. Lynn had three hits and drove in all three runs for the Tar Heels (19-5, 36-9). Josh Hiatt (2-1) pitched 2.2 hitless innings to record the win. Chris Williams had a two-run homer in the first for the Tigers (16-8, 34-11).

No 8 Kentucky 9, South Carolina 4

In Columbia, S.C., Tyler Marshall had an RBI single to snap a 4-4 tie and spark a three-run eighth as UK won its SEC series at USC. Evan White and Riley Mahan both homered for the Wildcats (14-7, 31-14). Logan Salow (2-3) struck out 10 in 4.2 hitless innings of relief in earning the victory. Ross Grosvenor and John Jones went deep for the Gamecocks (10-11, 25-17).

No. 10 Florida 4, Georgia 3

In Athens, Ga., JJ Schwarz had a two-run homer in the second as Florida swept its SEC series at Georgia. Schwarz had three hits, while Nelson Maldonado had two hits and two runs for the Gators (13-8, 30-13). Jackson Kowar (7-0, 7.0 IP, 6 H, 3 R, BB, 3 K) registered the win, while Michael Byrne (1.1 IP, 2 H) recorded his 11th save. Cam Shepherd had a two-run double and scored in the eighth for the Bulldogs (5-16, 17-28).

No. 11 Virginia 7, Florida State 5

In Tallahassee, Fla., Robbie Coman went 2 for 2 with two RBI as Virginia won its ACC series at FSU. The Cavaliers (14-10, 35-11) scored four in the first and built a 6-0 lead after three. Adam Haseley (7-1, 5.0 IP, 4 H, 4 R, 3 BB, 2 K) took the win, while Tommy Doyle (4.0 IP, 2 H, R, 2 BB, 5 K) earned his 12th save. Dylan Busby, Quincy Nieporte (2 R, 2 RBI) and Drew Mendoza (2 RBI) all homered for the Seminoles (11-12, 27-18).

UC Irvine 12, No. 16 Cal State Fullerton 4

In Fullerton, Calif., Ryan Fitzpatrick hit two homers and drove in five, and Jordan Bocko tossed seven strong innings as UC Irvine knocked off Cal State Fullerton. Fitzpatrick hit a solo homer to center in the second inning and followed it up with a grand slam in the third to make it 6-1 for the Eaters (3-9, 16-25). Taylor Bryan had two RBI to lead the Titans (8-4, 26-15), who took two games in the series.

No. 17 St. John’s 2, Seton Hall 1

In Queens, N.Y., Jesse Berardi singled in Michael Donadio with two outs in the bottom of the ninth as St. John’s slipped past Seton Hall to claim its Big East series with the Pirates. Donadio, who went 4 for 4 with both runs, hit an 0-2 pitch for a double down the left-field line, an Berardi laced the first pitch he saw up the middle for the game-winning single for the Red Storm (6-3, 31-7). Joe LaSorsa tossed 3.1 innings of one-hit ball to post the win. Mike Alescio went 3 for 4 with an RBI for the Pirates (6-6, 23-18).

No. 19 Michigan 8, Rutgers 3

In Piscataway, N.J., Jonathan Engelmann had three hits and two RBI, and Jimmy Kerr added three hits and two runs as Michigan won its Big 12 series with Rutgers. Michael Hendrickson (5-1) allowed four hits in six innings before William Tribucher tossed three hitless innings for his first save for the Wolverines (9-6, 33-10). Nick Matera had a pair of RBI for the Scarlett Knights (5-7, 16-25).

Indiana 6, No. 20 Maryland 3 (8 innings)

In Bloomington, Ind., Craig Dedelow hit two homers, including a seventh-inning grand slam, and finished with five RBI as Indiana captured its Big Ten series with league-leader Maryland and bolstered its NCAA resume in the process. The game was halted after eight innings due to travel restrictions. Dedelow’s 10th and 11th homers, and Jeremy Houston’s first of his career helped the Hoosiers improve to 10-7-1, 24-17-2. Kevin Smith went 2 for 3 with a homer and two RBI for the Terrapins (13-5, 29-13).

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