Will Sahlie | Sports Writer
“The team to really watch is Auburn. Bruce Pearl's team could win the tournament and compete for a national championship.”
Auburn and Florida will play at 7:30 p.m. CST Monday in a winner-take-all game for a berth in the College World Series.
Casey Mize lasted just five innings and allowed six runs, his second such start in the last month, while walking a career-high four batters and striking out five.
"He’s about as complete a college pitcher as I think I have ever been associated with."
"I’m grateful to President Dr. Steven Leath and Director of Athletics Allen Greene for their commitment and support. My family is blessed to be a part of the Auburn Family.”
Freshmen have been a major key to Auburn’s success this season. On the biggest stage this season, the newcomers shined just as bright.
Auburn fans can now plan the first weekends of September accordingly.
The potential No. 1 overall draft pick in the 2018 MLB Draft earned another accolade on Thursday.
The Tigers are now 28-5 at Plainsman Park this season.
Jamal Johnson averaged 6.9 points, 3.3 rebounds and 1.0 assist per game as a freshman at Memphis last year.