college world series http://kios.org en Vandy beats Virginia 3-2 for 1st national title http://kios.org/post/vandy-beats-virginia-3-2-1st-national-title <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — John Norwood's home run in the top of the eighth inning gave Vanderbilt the lead, and the Commodores beat Virginia 3-2 on Wednesday night for their first national championship. Thu, 26 Jun 2014 13:26:05 +0000 Eric Olson Associated Press 49299 at http://kios.org Virginia's O'Connor is on home turf for CWS finals http://kios.org/post/virginias-oconnor-home-turf-cws-finals <div><p>OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Virginia coach Brian O'Connor is the hometown favorite when his Cavaliers meet Vanderbilt in the College World Series finals starting Monday night. Mon, 23 Jun 2014 13:11:40 +0000 Associated Press 49116 at http://kios.org Mens College World Series begins Saturday http://kios.org/post/mens-college-world-series-begins-saturday <p>The College World Series begins Saturday in Omaha, with opening ceremonies Friday evening. Wed, 11 Jun 2014 06:00:00 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 48488 at http://kios.org Longtime organist for College World Series dies http://kios.org/post/longtime-organist-college-world-series-dies <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Lambert Bartak, the organist who entertained Rosenblatt Stadium's baseball fans for more than half a century during the College World Series, has died. He was 94.</span> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 14:15:20 +0000 Associated Press 38465 at http://kios.org Mississippi State, UCLA to play for College World Series championship http://kios.org/post/mississippi-state-ucla-play-college-world-series-championship <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Pat Valaika's two-run double gave UCLA some cushion, record-setting closer David Berg survived a rocky ninth inning and UCLA defeated top-seeded North Carolina 4-1 Friday night to move to the championship round of the College World Series.</span> Sat, 22 Jun 2013 11:17:05 +0000 Associated Press 31906 at http://kios.org North Carolina advances at CWS, but faces another elimination game http://kios.org/post/north-carolina-advances-cws-faces-another-elimination-game <p>Of the four teams left at the College World Series, only one of them has won it in the past.&nbsp; Fri, 21 Jun 2013 13:16:50 +0000 Greg Echlin 31867 at http://kios.org North Carolina advances at CWS, but faces another elimination game Indiana's 6-foot-10 pitcher throws a complete game, but Hoosiers sent home by Oregon State http://kios.org/post/indianas-6-foot-10-pitcher-throws-complete-game-hoosiers-sent-home-oregon-state <p>When Aaron Slegers took the mound Wednesday night for Indiana at&nbsp;the College World Series, the most often asked question was why at 6-foot-10&nbsp;he’s playing baseball at Indiana, not basketball. Thu, 20 Jun 2013 12:01:07 +0000 Greg Echlin 31815 at http://kios.org Indiana's 6-foot-10 pitcher throws a complete game, but Hoosiers sent home by Oregon State Negro Leagues Baseball exhibits on display in Omaha during College World Series http://kios.org/post/negro-leagues-baseball-exhibits-display-omaha-during-college-world-series <p>The history of the Negro Leagues and some of its greatest players are featured in three exhibits that are on display in Omaha.</p><p> Wed, 19 Jun 2013 16:06:33 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 31759 at http://kios.org Top teams fall during first weekend of College World Series http://kios.org/post/top-teams-fall-during-first-weekend-college-world-series <p>The theme from the opening round of the <a href="http://www.cwsomaha.com">College World Series</a> is: Don’t bet&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">on the favorite.</span></p><p> Mon, 17 Jun 2013 13:36:53 +0000 Greg Echlin 31639 at http://kios.org With the field of eight set, the College World Series begins Saturday in Omaha http://kios.org/post/field-eight-set-college-world-series-begins-saturday-omaha <p>Mississippi State and Oregon State will play the first game of the <a href="http://www.ncaa.com/championships/baseball/d1#!championship_br_home">2013 NCAA Men's College World Series</a> Saturday afternoon. Wed, 12 Jun 2013 18:48:21 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 31406 at http://kios.org With the field of eight set, the College World Series begins Saturday in Omaha