CWS Fan Flips Off ESPN Camera, Then Gets Karate Chopped In The Face

While the world was watching LeBron & Co. repeat as NBA champions, there was another championship at stake on another Disney/ABC network: a College World Series elimination game between in-state rivals UNC and North Carolina State. Not everyone attending that game in Omaha, it seems, went home happy. » 6/21/13 12:30pm 6/21/13 12:30pm

The Downfall Of Civilization Will Be A Foul Ball

There's no real explanation for it, but getting a foul ball—or any other ball that finds its way into the stands—is pretty exciting. It's an unexpected physical reminder of an event. I have a foul ball I got from a spring training game on my desk. I don't know why I keep it—Hey, wanna check out my Jason Giambi foul… » 6/17/13 10:32pm 6/17/13 10:32pm

Baseball Player Who Said He'd Never Live In Racist South Carolina…

Outfielder Robert Refsnyder, who was born in South Korea, took some heckling from South Carolina fans at the College World Series last month when his Arizona Wildcats beat the Gamecocks. Refsnyder ran to Twitter and declared he "will never live in South Carolina because they can't accept Asians playing baseball." More… » 7/11/12 1:45pm 7/11/12 1:45pm

There Was An Entire Team Of Idiots On The Field At The College World…

Arizona ended South Carolina's streak of College World Series championships with a 4-1 win last night in a game interrupted yet again by Idiots On The Field. It's the third time this CWS that there's been such a field invasion, and a team effort: an alleged seven fans ran out of the seats at once. » 6/26/12 12:15pm 6/26/12 12:15pm

Josh Cribbs Organized A Kent State Fan Road Trip To Watch The College…

As Kent State and Arkansas get under way in the College World Series, let's pause for a moment to discuss something we actually like. Josh Cribbs, Cleveland Browns kickoff return wizard and Kent State alum, organized a bus trip for the Kent State family, shuttling diehard baseball fans 14 hours to Omaha, Nebraska, the … » 6/16/12 5:45pm 6/16/12 5:45pm

Florida's Jonathon Crawford Threw The First Postseason No-Hitter In 21…

#1 Florida's opening-round NCAA tournament game against Bethune-Cookman proved history-making, as sophomore pitcher Jonathon Crawford no-hit the Wildcats for the Gators' first solo no-hitter since May 23, 1991—when John Burke kept Furman hitless. » 6/02/12 10:30am 6/02/12 10:30am

The Odds Ever Favor The Truly Regional NCAA Baseball Bracket

The NCAA has just announced its baseball championship bracket, to approximately one billionth of the fanfare that its annual orgy of uneducated guesswork, the basketball championships, engenders. But take a moment to appreciate the symmetry, and the humble nature of the appropriately named Regionals, that constitute… » 5/28/12 12:38pm 5/28/12 12:38pm

South Carolina Athletic Director Welcomes Back Champion Team Of "Ice…

The University of South Carolina held its second straight welcome home rally for its national champion baseball team on Wednesday. Everyone cheered and said nice things about the Gamecocks, and then it was Athletic Director Eric Hyman's turn to speak. Hyman said some more nice things, and then he closed with a… » 6/30/11 5:10pm 6/30/11 5:10pm

Dumb Kid Tells Erin Andrews He's Going To Watch Her Video; Erin Andrews …

Erin Andrews was on-site to cover the College World Series this week last year when a young autograph-seeker — a 12-year-old boy, according to this YouTube user — yelled out from the stands, "I'm gonna watch your video tomorrow!" Andrews looked directly at him and took a few steps forward and asked him to repeat what… » 6/22/11 5:35pm 6/22/11 5:35pm