North Carolina 12 Oral Roberts 4
NORMAN, OKLA. — Jacob Stallings matched a career-best three hits and Seth Baldwin ripped a three run home run to lead North Carolina over Oral Roberts 12-4 Sunday afternoon in game five of the Norman Regional at L. Dale Mitchell Park. The Tar Heels improve to 38-21 and advance to face Oklahoma later tonight.
Chris Munnelly (3-2) earns the victory allowing just three runs on eight hits in five innings of work. Relievers Greg Holt,Zach Bernard, Cody Penny and Nate Striz combined to render just one run in four frames.
Oklahoma 3 North Carolina 2
NORMAN, Okla. —The No. 11 Sooners are headed back to the NCAA Super Regional round. Bobby Shore led OU with 7 1/3 solid innings during a 3-2 victory in the NCAA Norman Regional Championship game over North Carolina on Sunday in front of 2,312 fans at L. Dale Mitchell Park.
OU has advanced to one NCAA Super Regional since the format originated in 1999 and the Sooners have won nine other regional/district titles, all College World Series appearances (1951, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1992, 1994 and 1995).