Fitt Bits: Takeaways From Heavyweight Bout Between LSU, South CarolinaColumns
COLUMBIA, S.C. — All around Founders Park, people could feel it. With South Carolina leading top-ranked LSU 7-3 after seven innings, needing just six more outs from its dynamite bullpen to clinch a huge series win against the No. 1 team in the country, the mood amongst the Gamecock faithful was festive. Multiple people asked me if South Carolina had a case for No. 1 in Monday’s rankings, assuming it finished out the win.
But you just can’t count out LSU, even when it looks bleak. And it couldn’t have looked much bleaker after LSU’s best reliever, Garrett Edwards, reacted[…]