West Virginia 4, No. 16 Coastal Carolina 1

In Conway, S.C., Conner Dotson fanned 10 in 6.0 innings as WVU downed Coastal Carolina on Monday afternoon for its fifth straight victory. Dotson (2-0) allowed six hits and five walks, but just one run. Jackson Sigman pitched two scoreless innings with one hit and three punchouts. Jacob Potock worked a hitless ninth for his first save. The Mountaineers (5-2) plated two in the top of the first and never trailed. Cole Austin went 2 for 5 with a homer and two RBI for WVU. Seth Lancaster had two hits, including a double, for the Chanticleers (4-5).

USC 2, Duke 0

In Durham, N.C., Mason Perryman tossed six scoreless innings to lead USC past Duke. Perryman (2-0) scattered four hits, walked one and struck out one. Solomon Bates had two strikeouts in a scoreless seventh before Austin Manning completed the shutout by allowing two hits in two innings with three strikeouts in earning his first save. The Trojans (6-2) scored single runs in the third and seventh. Corey Dempster went 3 for 5 with a homer in the third for USC. Justin Bellinger had three hits and Jimmy Herron went 2 for 4 for the Blue Devils (3-6).

Michigan 6, San Jose State 2

In Stockton, Calif., Harrison Wenson and Michael Brdar both went deep as Michigan defeated SJSU for its fourth consecutive win. Brdar went 3 for 3 with two walks, two runs and two RBI, while Wenson had two hits and two runs for the Wolverines (6-2). Alec Rennard (1-0, 6.0 IP, 8 H, 2 R, 9 K) earned the victory. Kellen Strahm had three hits and a run for the Spartans (3-4).

Loyola Marymount 7, Washington State 3

In Los Angeles, Spencer Erdman had a double, a triple and three RBI as LMU split its four-game series with WSU. The Lions (4-4) scored in each of the first three innings. Leadoff hitter Phil Caulfield went 3 for 3 with two walks and a run, while Billy Wilson (1 for 2, BB) scored three times for LMU. James Rudkin went 2 for 4 with a run and an RBI for the Cougars (3-4).

Milwaukee 15, Eastern Michigan 4

In Winter Haven, Fla., UWM scored multiple runs in each of the first three innings, including five in the second, in completing a three-game sweep of EMU. Billy Quirke went 2 for 4 with three runs and three RBI, while Daulton Varsho (2 for 4) knocked in three for the Panthers (4-3). Dylan Detert (1 for 1, 2 RBI) and John Boidanis (2 for 4, 2 R, 2 RBI) both went deep for Milwaukee. Robert Iacobelli drove in a pair for the Eagles (2-8).

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