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UNCW keeps season alive with walk-off winner

UNCW keeps season alive with walk-off winner

UNCW staved off elimination with a 4-3 walk-off win against Ohio State on Saturday afternoon. (Source: UNCW) UNCW staved off elimination with a 4-3 walk-off win against Ohio State on Saturday afternoon. (Source: UNCW)
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Kep Brown delivered a walk-off single in the bottom of the 14th inning to help UNCW down Ohio State 4-3 and stave off elimination in the College World Series.

The Seahawks (38-22) were anchored by Brown's team-high four hits and a strong showing from the pitching staff. Six pitchers combined to hold the Buckeyes  (36-24) to five hits. Blake Morgan picked up the win for UNCW with a clean 14th inning before Brown knocked in the winning run.

UNCW awaits the results the South Carolina-East Carolina game to find out its next opponent. The Seahawks will play the loser Sunday at noon.

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