"I had a feeling at the end of the game that we were going to play them again, whether it be in the Super Regional or in Omaha," Schlossnagle said. "And here it is."
Vanderbilt could pitch Philip Pfeifer or Walker Buehler in Tuesday's College World Series winners' bracket game against TCU (7 p.m., ESPN).
Senior right-hander Preston Morrison, who walked on as a freshman and now is the career leader in starts and innings at TCU, said he’s still playing without an athletic scholarship.
A recent sixth-round draft pick of the Chicago Cubs, Morrison is a four-year walk-on at TCU, receiving only academic aid despite his status as the most successful pitcher in the history of the program. His 37 career victories are a school record and rank as six more than any active pitcher nationally.
The Horned Frogs visited each room in the hospital. They took pictures and signed autographs. Helping to take away the pain, if even just for a minute.
Still, there's a chance a third school could challenge Baylor and TCU for Big 12 supremacy.
As a part of the 2015 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup tournament, FC Dallas will host Oklahoma City Energy FC of the United Soccer League at 8 p.m. Tuesday at TCU’s Garvey-Rosenthal Soccer Stadium.