North Carolina's Alex Madera celebrates his game-winning single against LSU (Aaron Fitt)


Fitt: A night for unexpected heroes, riveting drama and that Bosh Magic


CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — This was college baseball at its very finest.

All of the elements that make our sport special were on display Monday night at Boshamer Stadium. There was the over-arching compelling storyline: reigning national champion LSU, after fighting its way back from a gaping 3-12 hole in SEC play, trying to complete a run through the Chapel Hill Regional losers’ bracket on the road against ACC champion North Carolina. There was the electricity in the stands, with LSU’s famously loud, famously well-traveled fan base blending with the hometown crowd, adding an extra layer of tension whenever either[…]


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