Found June 10, 2012 on Leftover Hot Dog:
The South Carolina Gamecocks showed again why they are the two-time defending national champions in baseball. They wasted no time in striking first blood against the Oklahoma Sooners with a early three run inning that lead to a eventual 5-0 win for USC in the super regional series Saturday night.A lot is owed, in many ways, to South Carolina ace Michael Roth for pitching yet-another gem of a game. The win is the 20th straight NCAA tournament game won by USC. Over the last three seasons, USC is 25-1 in NCAA play.South Carolina (44-17) needs to defeat the Sooners (42-24) once more to reach its third consecutive College World Series.Here some thoughts related to the game: Key MomentLB Dantzler's RBI double in the second inning that gave USC a 3-0 lead.The GoodSouth Carolina knocked OU starter Jordan John out the game after two innings.The BadThe Gamecocks left five runners on base. Adam Matthews in the fourth spot in the batting order left three of those in place. Gotta produce....
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