Virginia's Brandon Downes (right) celebrates with Nate Irving after scoring against Mississippi on a two-run single by Robbie Coman in the fourth inning of Saturday's College World Series game in Omaha, Neb.
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The Virginia baseball team makes its first appearance ever in the best-of-three national championship series. All games, being played at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Nebraska, are scheduled to begin at 8 p.m. and will air on ESPN.
Monday: Game 1. UVa versus winner of Saturday night’s Vanderbilt-Texas game.
Tuesday: Game 2.
Wednesday: Game 3 (if necessary).
Posted: Saturday, June 21, 2014 8:57 pm
Updated: 11:25 am, Mon Jun 23, 2014.
Posted on Jun 21, 2014
OMAHA, Neb. — The University of Virginia baseball team celebrated in its signature fashion.
Closer Nick Howard let out a scream, kicked his left leg and was greeted by catcher Robbie Coman. Outfielders Derek Fisher, Brandon Downes and Joe McCarthy met for a hip-bump in shallow center. Infielders Mike Papi, Branden Cogswell, Daniel Pinero and Kenny Towns gave each other high-fives.
Saturday, June 21, 2014 8:57 pm.
Updated: 11:25 am.