Florida State defeated UCLA, 4-1, to stay alive at the College World Series in Omaha. Scott Sitz struck out eight over six-and-two-thirds innings of one-run ball for the Seminoles, while Robert Benincasa earned the save. Zack Weiss was charged with the loss for the Bruins, who saw their season come to an end with the loss. FSU will face Arizona on Thursday and must beat the Wildcats to force a rematch on Friday. The winner of that matchup moves on to the championship series out of Bracket One.
Tonight, two-time defending champion South Carolina will play an elimination game against surprise story Kent State. The winner will advance to face Arkansas on Thursday in Bracket Two. With a victory in that game, the Razorbacks would advance to the championship finals but with a loss, a deciding game would be played on Friday.