The Ole Miss dream of reaching Omaha is over. Tennessee Tech beat them twice on Monday, the final scores 15-5 and 3-2. The Rebels are the 8th national seed to be eliminated in this year’s NCAA Tournament.
Grae Kessinger broke a scoreless tie with a solo home run in the 6th inning.
Cole Zabowski made it 2-0 with an RBI single. But Tennessee Tech tied it in the 6th with a 2-run HR.
Kevin Strohschein put the Golden Eagles in front with a sacrifice fly in the 7th. Mike Bianco’s crew couldn’t capitalize with runners on base. The Rebels left them full in the 6th. They flied out in the 9th with the tying run at 1st.
The Rebels finish the season 48-17, tied for the most wins in program history.
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