The Horned Frogs defeated Sam Houston State 6-1 at Lupton Stadium to advance to the NCAA Super Regionals.
The former Southlake Carroll star has been on the mound for both Horned Frogs championships in 2014, including Sunday night’s Fort Worth Regional title win at Lupton Stadium.
“That’s exactly the way we want to play the game of baseball right there,” TCU coach Jim Schlossnagle said, after the Frogs had punched their ticket to the NCAA Super Regional with a 6-1 victory over Sam Houston State.
Tyler Alexander offered another example of the depth of the TCU pitching staff Sunday, in a 6-1 win over Sam Houston State on Sunday.
- Freshman Tyler Alexander threw a six-hitter and TCU advanced to its fourth NCAA super regional in six years, beating Sam Houston State 6-1 on Sunday night.
It was about 2:40 a.m. Sunday when both coaches tried to comprehend what they had just been through at Lupton Stadium.
Oklahoma State and TCU punched NCAA baseball Super Regional tickets on Sunday night, while Texas and Texas Tech look to join the Cowboys and Horned Frogs on Monday.
Moments after TCU baseball earned its fourth super regional berth in school history Sunday night, four Frogs were named to the 2014 All-Fort Worth Regional team.
The Bearkats knew they had a tough task ahead of them, staving off elimination twice on Sunday to force a winner-take-all contest for a super regional spot.