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.