Andrew Vinson allowed five hits in 7 2/3 shutout innings to lead Texas A&M to an 8-1 victory against Coastal Carolina in a in regional elimination game.
Vinson improved to 5-2. Nick Banks and Logan Nottebrok homered for the Aggies.
A&M (47-12) has allowed only three runs over 32 innings in the regional, with a shutout over Texas Southern and a 2-1, 14-inning loss to California on Saturday night.
The Chanticleers avoided the shutout in the ninth when David Parrett drove in Billy Curtis on a fielder’s choice after two walks and a single loaded the bases.
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Anthony Marks led the Chanticleers offense with two hits. Both hits were infield singles to give him 30 for the season. Zach Remillard reached base three times thanks to a pair of walks and a single. Tyler Chadwick broke up Vinson’s no-hit bid with a leadoff double in the fifth.
Coastal Carolina finished the season 39-21.
Pepperdine 10, Clemson 8: Chris Fornaci had a homer and tie-breaking single among his four hits and Pepperdine eliminated Clemson in the Fullerton, Calif., regional.
The Waves (31-28) scored three runs in the first inning and Fornaci added a solo homer in the second. Pepperdine added three runs in the sixth to build a 7-0 lead.
The Tigers (32-29) scored twice in the sixth inning and then sent 10 batters to the plate in the seventh, scoring six runs to take an 8-7 lead. Tyler Krieger and Chris Okey had two-run singles and Tyler Slaton ripped a two-run triple that gave the Tigers the one-run lead.