2012 College Baseball: Zane Evans' Extra Inning Heroics Leads Georgia Tech Over Virginia

Georgia Tech's Zane Evans hit a solo home run and notched the save all in the tenth inning in Sunday's win over Virginia.

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2012 College Baseball: Georgia Tech Wins Extra Inning Thriller Over Virginia

Georgia Tech's Zane Evans extra-inning heroics helped the Yellow Jackets avoid the sweep against No. 22 ranked Virginia on Sunday. The sophomore designated hitter hit a solo home run in the top of the tenth inning to break the gam'es 4-4 tie and lead his team to a 5-4 victory at Davenport Field in Virginia. Evans also came into pitch, securing the game's final two outs in the bottom of the tenth inning.

The Yellow Jackets rallied to tie the game in the top of the ninth inning, scoring two runs off of Virginia's closer, Justin Thompson. Georgia Tech moves into a tie for fourth place with Virginia Tech, both teams hold ACC records of 11-16.

Georgia Tech ends its regular season playing Mercer on the road on Tuesday and then hosting Miami for a three-game set on the weekend. Tuesday's non-conference game against Mercer is scheduled for a 6:00 p.m. start time.

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2012 College Baseball: Georgia Tech Falls To Virginia Again In 4-2 Loss

The Virginia Cavaliers won their 34th game of the regular season and extended their winning streak to 10 games by beating the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets 4-2 at Davenport Field in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Both sides pitched admirably as the two teams only mustered up 12 hits total in Saturday's contest. The Cavaliers were able to get the big hits in the right moments and the Yellow Jackets were stifled by Virginia's excellent bullpen. UVa's bullpen tossed another five scoreless innings and ran its ACC scoreless innings streak to 37.2 innings.

Georgia Tech scored their only two runs in the fourth inning as Sam Dove singled, then Zane Evans brought him in with a 2-run homer to left field.

After losing 6-5 on Friday, Georgia Tech will try to prevent the sweep as the series finale begins at 1 p.m. Sunday.

For more on the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets head over to From The Rumble Seat.

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2012 College Baseball: Georgia Tech Falls To Virginia 6-5

Georgia Tech's series against No. 22 Virginia isn't off to a good start. On Friday night, the Cavaliers bested the Yellow Jackets 6-5 in the series' opening game.

Virginia centerfielder Brandon Downes ripped an RBI single in the bottom of the eighth inning to give Virginia a 6-5 lead -- the same margin that the Cavaliers would win by. Downes' single scored Derek Fisher, who led off the inning with a bloop double. An error put runners at first and third, allowing Fisher to score with ease on Downes' single.

Buck Farmer started the game for Georgia Tech, and lasted six innings. Farmer gave up five runs on five hits while walking three and striking out six. Farmer received a no-decision.

Alex Cruz, who came on in relief of Farmer, was hung with the loss. Cruz pitched two innings, allowing just three hits and an unearned run while striking out two.

Georgia Tech will look to even up the series on Saturday, when the two teams square off again at 1 p.m. ET.

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2012 College Baseball, Georgia Tech Vs. Virginia Series Preview

Georgia Tech travels to Charlottesville, Virginia to open a three-game series with the Cavaliers on Friday night.

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