Pitching, Power Lift Ole Miss Over OU in CWS Finals Opener

Mississippi is one win far from its first countrywide championship in baseball

after beating Oklahoma 10-3 in Game 1 of the College World Series finals.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Jack Dougherty knew for twenty-four hours

he would get the ball for Mississippi in Game 1 of the College World Series

finals Saturday night time, and he didn't want to jinx himself.

“I attempted now not to consider it too much,” he said.

I wanted to exit there and be myself.

I observed out the day gone by I changed into beginning.

My mother got mad at me because I didn’t tell her.

I didn’t want to get into my own head. I wanted to exit there and pitch.”

Dougherty carried a super sport into the 6th inning in his first begin in almost three months,

the Rebels broke matters open with 3 home runs in a row inside the eighth,

and that they went on to overcome Oklahoma 10-three.

Ole Miss (41-23) can stable its first countrywide name in baseball

with a victory Sunday. Oklahoma (forty five-23) ought to win to tie the

exceptional-of-three finals and pressure a deciding sport Monday.

Rebels teach Mike Bianco said he'll repeat the equal message he added to his gamers Saturday.