WILMINGTON,NC (WWAY) — Compared to the other sports days this week Tuesday was a bit slow, but there’s still plenty to talk and write about below. At the bottom of the page we have a complete recap from Tuesday’s NC State-UNC Wilmington baseball game.
UNCW SEAHAWK PITCHER MAT BATTS HAS BEEN NAMED THE CAA CO-PITCHER OF THE WEEK
ON TUESDAY IN RALEIGH THE NC STATE BASEBALL TEAM SHUTOUT UNCW 10-0
NC STATE SCORED TEN RUNS IN THE 8TH INNING OFF FOUR SEAHAWK RELIEVERS
UNCW WILL PLAY NATIONALLY RANKED MISSISSIPPI IN A THREE GAME SERIES THIS WEEKEND
CAMPBELL BEAT DUKE 10-4 IN BASEBALL ON TUESDAY
FORMER NEW HANOVER SLUGGER JORDAN BETTS HIT HIS FIRST HOME RUN OF THE SEASON FOR THE BLUE DEVILS
BETTS WAS 3 FOR 5 AT THE PLATE WITH 2 RBI
IN COLLEGE BASKETBALL UNC DEFEATED NC STATE TONIGHT 86-74
CLEMSON BEAT GEORGIA TECH 56-37
MARYLAND EDGED MIAMI 75-70
VIRGINIA NIPPED VIRGINIA TECH 61-59
IN COLLEGE BASKETBALL UNCW WILL HOST SHAKA SMART AND THE VCU RAMS TOMORROW NIGHT AT TRASK COLISEUM
IN THE INDEPENDENT STATE BASKETBALL PLAYOFFS THE VICTORY CHRISTIAN BOYS BEAT COASTAL CHRISTIAN 51-44
FIRST ASSEMBLY DEFEATED THE CAPE FEAR ACADEMY BOYS 68-50
THE SECOND ROUND OF THE STATE BASKETBALL PLAYOFF CONTINUE TOMORROW NIGHT
DUE TO A SEEDING CHANGE THE WEST BLADEN KNIGHTS WILL HAVE A HOME GAME TOMORROW NIGHT
WEST BLADEN WILL HOST PITTSBORO NORTHWOOD AT 7PM ON WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWOOD ELIMINATED WEST BLADEN FROM THE STATE PLAYOFFS LAST SEASON
RALEIGH, NC (UNCW sports release) — NC State struck for 10 runs in the eighth inning to back the stellar relief work of Ethan Ogburn in topping visiting UNCW, 10-0, in college baseball action on Tuesday at Doak Field.
The Wolfpack improved to 3-1 with the home win while the Seahawks saw their record even out at 2-2. The setback halted a two-game winning streak for the Seahawks at Doak Field.
In the eighth inning, the Wolfpack sent 16 batters to the plate in the inning and roughing up four Seahawk relievers for 10 runs on seven hits, two Seahawk errors helped extend the inning.
Ogburn (1-0) struck out six in four perfect innings of relief.
Andrew Ciencin paced the NCSU lineup with three hits and knocked in three runs all during that deciding eighth inning. Trea Turner, Chris Diaz and Danny Canela all added two hits apiece.
UNCW starter Tyler McSwain held the Wolfpack in check over the first seven innings, allowing no runs on four hits and two walks. He finished with two strikeouts.
Matt Campbell collected two hits for the Seahawks, whose last hit and base runner came in the fifth inning.
The Seahawks continue their road swing this weekend at Mississippi beginning on Friday at 4 p.m. EST.