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20th ranked Texas State was able to pull away in the late innings, winning 7-2 to sweep the three-game set. The Mountaineers return to action Tuesday when they travel to ETSU for a midweek showdown at 6 p.m. 

 

 After yesterday's victory clinched the series for App State (19-14, 7-5 Sun Belt), the Mountaineers were defeated by Georgia Southern (9-20, 4-8 Sun Belt) in Game 3 on Sunday by a final score of 11-8. Following a pair of heavily-defensive contests, the two teams combined for 19 runs and 27 hits.

History will be made Saturday when the Tarheels and the Blue Devils meet for the first time ever in the NCAA men's basketball tournament.

 

North Carolina led by Caleb Love, RJ Davis & Armando Bacot led UNC to a 81-77 win over Duke Saturday night in the Final Four. UNC will now play Kansas Monday night for the National Championship. Catch all the action live on 100.7FM, 99.1FM WZJS beginning at 7PM. 

 

The Texas Rangers announced the initial roster of players that will be assigned to Hickory to begin the season. The initial 30 players include 16 pitchers (3 left handers), 3 catchers, 7 infielders, and 4 outfielders.