Ty Madden, Texas (Photo by Eddie Kelly / ProLook Photos)


Austin: Madden, Dialed In Texas Make Easy Work Of ASU


AUSTIN, Texas — Arizona State needed everything to come together Saturday night to pick up a winner’s bracket win over regional host Texas.

In the minutes following ASU’s Friday win over Fairfield, a reporter asked Sun Devils head coach Tracy Smith about lefthanded pitcher Justin Fall entering Saturday’s contest against the Longhorns. In essence, with how much the bullpen was taxed against the Stags in the opening game, what was Smith hoping he could get out of Fall?

“My hope is that he can give us six innings,” Smith said. “That’s the hope.”

With All-American righthanded pitcher Ty Madden on[…]