Florida blanked Wake Forest 3-0 last night to earn the final spot in the College World Series. Gators ace starter Alex Faedo, selected by Detroit with the 18th overall pick in the MLB draft early in the game, tossed the final two innings for his first career save.
Florida will play in Omaha for the third straight season and for the sixth time in the past eight years.
Meantime, the NCAA last night announced the weekend schedule at TD Ameritrade Park. Oregon State meets Cal State Fullerton Saturday afternoon. That night’s game pits LSU against Florida State.
Sunday’s contests have Louisville playing Texas A&M in the afternoon and TCU facing Florida at night.