Originally written on Fox Sports Tennessee  |  Last updated 11/3/14
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- To come up with a big win Saturday night over Illinois in the winners bracket of the NCAA regional, Vanderbilt baseball had to go small.Clinging to a precarious 5-4 lead heading into the eighth inning, the top-seeded Commodores used four singles, including two bunts, to plate five runs and race to a 10-4 victory. Even another bunt that didnt go for a hit caused a Fighting Illini fielding miscue that led to a Vanderbilt run.Vanderbilt (53-9) advances to Sunday nights regional title game at 7 p.m. CT against the winner of Sundays 2 p.m. elimination game between third-seeded Illinois (35-19) and No. 2 seed Georgia Tech (35-26), a 5-1 winner Saturday afternoon over East Tennessee State (36-24) in the double-elimination tournament. Illinois beat Georgia Tech 6-4 in their regional opener on Friday.It was a tale of two different games, really, said Vanderbilt coach Tim Corbin, whose team trailed the first four innings and didnt take the lead for good until a three-run f...
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