VCU lefty Christian Gordon (Aaron Fitt)


Fitt: Evansville’s Deverman, VCU’s Gordon rewrite the narrative in Greenville

At The Ballpark

GREENVILLE, N.C. — It’s supposed to be the era of out-of-control offense. And Friday at the Greenville Regional was supposed to be a prelude to a Saturday night main event pitting superstars Trey Yesavage of East Carolina against Chase Burns of Wake Forest.

But Evansville and VCU did not get the memo. They don’t care about your popular narrative. The Purple Aces and Rams tore up the script on Friday, but the unexpected replacement narrative they crafted was pretty darn compelling in its own right.

Fourth-seeded Evansville and third-seeded VCU held East Carolina and Wake Forest to one combined run[…]


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