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Georgia eliminates UALR in Corvallis Regional

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) - Levi Hyams led off the game with a homer

and Brett DeLoach hit a three-run shot in the fifth inning to help

Georgia beat Arkansas-Little Rock 7-3 on Saturday in an elimination

game in the NCAA Corvallis Regional.

Georgia (32-31) advanced to a Sunday game against the Oregon

State-Creighton loser Saturday night.

DeLoach's homer made it 5-0, but Arkansas-Little Rock (24-34)

came back with three runs in the bottom of the inning - two on

Jason Houston's two-out single.

Georgia answered with two runs in the sixth to go back ahead by

four runs. Both runs came with two outs, the first on a passed ball

and the second on a throwing error.

Hyams was 4 for 5 and scored three runs, and Zach Cone was 2 for

4 with an RBI.

Houston was 3 for 4 for Arkansas-Little Rock.

Georgia starter Alex Wood (6-7) was the winner. Calvin Drinnen

(6-7) took the loss.

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