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Raleigh leads Florida State past NC State 5-2 at ACC tourney

May. 25, 2018 10:02 PM EDT

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Cal Raleigh homered and drove in three runs, Drew Parrish struck out 14 and Florida State beat North Carolina State 5-2 on Friday night to advance to the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament semifinals. Rhett Aplin added an RBI single to help the sixth-seeded Seminoles (41-17) finish...

Martorano homers, UNC routs Georgia Tech 9-0 at ACC tourney

May. 25, 2018 6:14 PM EDT

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Brandon Martorano hit a three-run home run, Luca Dalatri struck out eight in five innings and North Carolina beat Georgia Tech 9-0 on Friday at the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament. Zack Gahagan followed Martorano's homer with a two-run shot of his own during the five-run third...

Mann, Wolf lead Louisville past Duke 9-2 at ACC tourney

May. 25, 2018 2:35 PM EDT

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Devin Mann drove in three runs, Adam Wolf struck out nine and Louisville beat Duke 9-2 on Friday to advance to the semifinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament. Josh Stowers and Zach Britton each had two-run singles during the four-run first inning that put the fifth-seeded...

Clemson scores 6 in 6th, beats Miami 7-1 at ACC tourney

May. 24, 2018 11:29 PM EDT

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Drew Wharton and Chris Williams homered during a six-run sixth inning, and Clemson beat Miami 7-1 on Thursday night at the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament. Kyle Wilkie and Seth Beer each had run-scoring singles during the big inning that helped the second-seeded Tigers (45-13)...

Casey, Virginia beat NC State 4-2 in ACC pool play

May. 24, 2018 7:26 PM EDT

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Derek Casey allowed two runs while pitching into the eighth inning to help Virginia beat North Carolina State 4-2 on Thursday in pool play at the Atlantic Coast Conference baseball tournament. The 10th-seeded Cavaliers (29-25) led 3-2 in the eighth before adding an insurance run when...

Duke scores 4 in 13th, beats Wake Forest 6-2 at ACC tourney

May. 24, 2018 4:16 PM EDT

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Chris Proctor's two-run single highlighted a four-run 13th inning and lifted Duke past Wake Forest 6-2 on Thursday at the Atlantic Coast Conference baseball tournament. Jack Labosky and Jimmy Herron preceded Proctor's big hit with bases-loaded walks. Labosky finished with two RBIs to...

Duke schedules 3-game exhibition trip to Canada

May. 24, 2018 10:21 AM EDT

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke is giving freshman R.J. Barrett a homecoming trip this summer. School spokesman Mike DeGeorge said Wednesday that the Blue Devils will head north of the border to play a three-game exhibition series in August. Duke will play two games in Barrett's hometown of Mississauga, Ontario,...

12-seed Pitt stuns No. 1 UNC 5-4, reaches ACC semifinals

May. 23, 2018 11:54 PM EDT

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Caleb Parry scored the go-ahead run on a seventh-inning squeeze and Pittsburgh upset top-seeded North Carolina 5-4 on Wednesday night in the Atlantic Coast Conference baseball tournament, sending the 12th-seeded Panthers into the semifinals. Pittsburgh (29-25) beat Georgia Tech 2-1 in...

Clemson scores record 17 runs in 4th inning, routs ND 21-4

May. 23, 2018 7:27 PM EDT

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Logan Davidson homered from each side of the plate during a 17-run fourth inning, and Clemson routed Notre Dame 21-4 on Wednesday at the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament. Seth Beer and Chris Williams also homered during the highest-scoring inning by one team in ACC Tournament...

Stowers leads Louisville past Wake 10-2 at ACC tourney

May. 23, 2018 2:49 PM EDT

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Josh Stowers homered and drove in six runs, and Louisville beat Wake Forest 10-2 on Wednesday at the Atlantic Coast Conference baseball tournament. Stowers hit a three-run homer in the fourth inning and added a three-run triple during a five-run ninth for the fifth-seeded Cardinals...