OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- Brian Johnson and Bryson Smith drove in two
runs apiece, Hudson Randall turned in another strong start and
Florida defeated Texas 8-4 at the College World Series on Saturday
Johnson's two-out double in the seventh broke open a close game.
Smith's second RBI single the next inning gave reliever Nick
Maronde a four-run cushion going into the ninth.
Randall (11-3) scattered five hits over 6 2-3 innings, walked
none and struck out five. Only one of the four runs against him was
earned. He retired 13 straight from the third to seventh innings.
Taylor Jungmann (13-3) had a third straight rough outing for the
Longhorns. He went 4 1-3 innings for his shortest start of the
Florida (51-17) moves to a Bracket 1 winners' game against
Vanderbilt on Monday night. Texas (49-18) meets North Carolina in
an elimination game in the afternoon.
(Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)