Aaron Combs, Tennessee (Eddie Kelly)


Rogers: Often emotional Vols don’t flinch to force winner-take-all series finale

College World Series

OMAHA — The difference between closing out the CWS Finals to win the national title and being forced to play a winner-take-all game on Monday can come down to two pitches.

Ask Texas A&M and Tennessee in a game where the Vols won 4-1.

After winning the series opener over Tennessee on Saturday, the Aggies entered Game Two looking for a little magic. Justin Lamkin needed another day of rest, and the Aggies didn’t dare throw Evan Aschenbeck or Josh Stewart unless a title was in their grasp in the final two or three innings.

The onus was on[…]


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