Web Run: Renewed Rivalry On Biggest Stage

Web Run: Renewed Rivalry On Biggest Stage

The College World Series in Omaha is a big enough stage for any team. There's already more than enough pressure. But now, two in-state rivals have to face off in their respective opening games ... against each other.

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CWS Matchups (All times listed are EDT)

Saturday, June 15

Game 1 — Mississippi State (48-18) vs. Oregon State (50-11), 3 p.m. | ESPN2

Game 2 — Indiana (48-18) vs. Louisville (51-12) , 8 p.m. | ESPN

Sunday, June 16

Game 3 — North Carolina (57-10) vs. N.C. State (49-14), 3 p.m. | ESPN2

Game 4 — UCLA (44-17) vs. LSU (57-9), 8 p.m. | ESPN2


College World Series Information

NC State (49-14) vs UNC (57-10)
Sunday, June 16, 2013
3:00 PM ET, ESPN2/ESPN3
Radio: 88.1 WKNC, Listen On-Line
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UNC, N.C. State renew baseball rivalry on biggest stage
Lauren Brownlow * Fox Sports
The College World Series in Omaha is a big enough stage for any team. There's already more than enough pressure. But now, two in-state rivals have to face off in their respective opening games ... against each other.

Stakes? Raised.

Pressure? Ratcheted up.

North Carolina (57-10) and N.C. State (49-14) will play each other for the fourth time this season and the second time this postseason. The rivals have faced off against each other for over 100 years, and both have built storied college basketball traditions along Tobacco Road. But they've never met in the NCAA Tournament.
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