Mike Fox after Tar Heels clinch NCAA regional: ‘That’s the best part of coaching, seeing kids happy after winning’
Three of the final 16 teams left in the NCAA baseball tournament were from the state of North Carolina and four were from the ACC.
Super regional play began on Friday with a best-of-three format. The winners advance to the College World Series in Omaha, Neb., starting June 15.
UNC has been to Omaha seven times in the past 13 years. Duke’s last trip to the CWS was in 1961 and ECU was trying to make its first trip to the CWS but was eliminated by Louisville on Saturday.
Here are Duke, UNC and ECU’s schedules and results for the super regional round.
Louisville 14, East Carolina 1
Duke 18, Vanderbilt 5
Louisville 12, East Carolina 0
Auburn 11, North Carolina 7
Vanderbilt 3, Duke 0
North Carolina 2, Auburn 0
Vanderbilt 13, Duke 2
Auburn 14, North Carolina 7