March 21, 2010
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March 15-21, 2010
will wear green on St. Patrick’s Day for its 6:30 p.m. home game
against Nicholls State at Alex Box Stadium. The Tigers will wear
green caps and helmets, as well as white jersey trimmed in
green. Mikie Mahtook (left) and Anthony Ranaudo are pictured in
the St. Patrick’s Day duds. Fans will be able to bid on the
uniforms during the Tiger Athletic Foundation auction this
Each week until Selection Monday, the Omaha
World-Herald will list its Omaha Eight: teams on track for
the College World Series.
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There are 95 nominees for the College World
Series Legends Team, which will be recognized this year at the
final College World Series at Rosenblatt Stadium. To vote, log
Wednesday’s top games: No. 2 Arizona State at Cal
State Fullerton, Nicholls State at No. 5 LSU, No. 17 Vanderbilt
at Western Kentucky, No. 1 Virginia at James Madison, Georgia
Southern at No. 9 Clemson and Washington State at Dallas
Tuesday’s top games: No. 6 Florida State at No. 8
Florida, No. 4 Texas at No. 20 Rice, No. 2 Arizona State at Cal
State Fullerton, Georgia at No. 3 Georgia Tech, No. 7 TCU at
Oral Roberts, Western Kentucky at No. 19 Vanderbilt
Four of Tuesday’s games will be televised.
Florida State at Florida will be seen on Fox Sports Florida at
6:30 p.m. EDT. Georgia at Georgia Tech will be on Comcast Sports
Southeast at 7 p.m. EDT. USF at UCF will be on Bright House
Network at 7 p.m. EDT. Texas at Rice will be on Comcast Sports
Southwest at 7:30 p.m. EDT.
will don limited edition green caps for its game against
Southern Miss at Warhawk Field on Wednesday, March 17, for St.
Patrick’s Day. The Warhawks and the Golden Eagles get going at
Whit Merrifield of South Carolina set a school
record with a 26-game hit streak, surpassing the mark of 25 set
by Greg Keatley in 1976. Merrifield hit safely in the final 14
games of 2009 and the first 12 this season. The streak was
stopped this past Saturday.
VMI is 14-1, its best start in school history.
The Keydets are among the leaders in the nation with a .381
batting average, 35 home runs and a .675 slugging percentage.
VMI’s 10-game win streak to start the season was the program’s
longest win streak in more than 60 years.