No. 16 East Carolina recorded 16 hits getting three each from Spencer Brickhouse, Eric Tyler and Charlie Yorgen as the Pirates defeated Liberty 8-6 Tuesday night at Lewis Field inside Clark-LeClair Stadium. With the win the Pirates improve to 18-8 on the year, while the Flames fall to 14-9.
Kyle Datres homered and drove in three runs to lead No. 7 North Carolina to a 7-6 win over Coastal Carolina Tuesday night at Boshamer Stadium.
Lee Stempniak and Joakim Nordstrom scored about five minutes apart in the first period, and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Detroit Red Wings 4-1 Tuesday night in the teams' second meeting in two nights.
J.H. Rose senior first baseman Tyshawn Barrett is our newest WITN Pepsi Player of the Week.
North Carolina State has hired Takayo Siddle as an assistant coach.