Elon 7, Longwood 0

In Elon, N.C., Robbie Welhaf twirled the first Division I no-hitter in program history as Elon secured a series victory over Longwood. Welhaf (1-0) faced one batter over the minimum and needed 100 pitches to finish the nine-inning no-no for the Phoenix (2-0). He retired 16 straight at one point. Welhaf struck out a career-high eight with one walk and one hit batsman. Will Nance went 2 for 4 with two runs and one RBI to lead the Elon offense.

No. 3 LSU 9-6, Army 0-0

In Baton Rouge, La., Jared Poche’ tossed a seven-inning no-hitter in the nightcap as LSU blanked Army twice. Poche’ (1-0) did not walk a batter and struck out four. He needed just 79 pitches to notch the victory. The Tigers (2-0) scored three in the fifth and three more in the sixth. Josh Smith and Kramer Robertson both had two hits and two RBI for the victors. In the opener, Alex Lange (1-0) allowed four hits in five innings with no walks and six strikeouts for LSU. The Tigers blew the game open with five in the fifth. Greg Deichmann (1 for 4, 2 R, 3 RBI) and Jake Slaughter both homered for LSU. Jo McCarthy had two hits for the Knights (0-2).

No. 1 TCU 12, Penn State 1

In Fort Worth, Texas, Nolan Brown and Mason Hesse both had two-run singles to highlight a six-run fourth as TCU rolled past PSU to clinch a series victory. Brown went 3 for 3 with a double, two runs and four RBI, while Hesse had two hits for the Horned Frogs (2-0).  Brian Howard (1-0, 6.0 IP, 3 H, R, BB, 3 K) recorded the victory for TCU. Conlin Hughes had two hits and a run for the Nittany Lions (0-2).

No. 2 Florida 8, William & Mary 1

In Gainesville, Fla., Jonathan India drove in three as Florida secured a series victory over W&M. India had three hits, including a two-run homer in the eighth. JJ Schwarz also had three hits, while Ryan Larson knocked in a pair for the Gators (2-0). Brady Singer (1-0, 5 IP, 3 H, R, 3 BB, 6 K) earned the win for UF. Ryder Miconi went 2 for 4 with a run for the Tribe (0-2).

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