The Longhorns’ Wild College World Series Run Comes to an End

The Longhorns’ Wild College World Series Run Comes to an End

Texas head coach David Pierce signals the crowd as they sing "The Eyes of Texas" before playing against Mississippi State during the College World Series on June 26, 2021, in Omaha, Nebraska.The University of Texas baseball team did not write the ending it intended to at the College World Series, and if the bottom line is your thing, there you go. At Texas, isn’t it all about that? Life in the fast lane, championship or bust, you name it. Only thing is, sometimes it’s about more than that, and every once in a while—not often, but sometimes—a game that will be officially recorded as defeat can feel like something special. Sometimes, all those clichés about character and honor feel real. Maybe that’s how it’ll be for these Longhorns. They deserve it, even though a walk-off single ended their week in Omaha Saturday night with a 4–3 loss to Mississippi State in the NCAA semifinals. But even…View Original Post

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