Gamecocks advance to the College World Series

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Okay, so it might not exactly be Charleston news, but it's still super exciting South Carolina news: The USC Gamecocks are advancing to the College World Series after an 8-2 victory over Connectinut on Sunday.

The Gamecocks (50-14) are about to make their 10th appearance in the College World Series beginning June 18th at the TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Neb. And for the second year in a road, Gamecock Christian Walker led the team to victory and to the College World Series.

The Gamecocks finished their home season with a 36-4 record; they've also won 11 consecutive postseason games.

For details about Gamecocks' victory over Connecticut, head over to the in-depth report from

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