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Texas 12 Fairfield 2: Longhorns advance to Super Regionals thanks to Pete Hansen’s spectacular performance

Entering Sunday’s regional final, Texas was in a position of strength when it came to pitching. Tristan Stevens and Ty Madden delivered stellar starting outings and the Longhorn offense provided double-digit run support on Friday and Saturday. Few of Texas’ main bullpen arms were used and were fresh and available for Sunday and a potential Monday game.
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Texas 11 Southern 0: Stevens’ delivers seven scoreless in Texas’ NCAA tournament opener

When David Pierce chose Tristan Stevens as his game one starter for the Austin regional, he mentioned the right-hander’s ability to throw strikes against a Southern Jaguar team who emphasized pressure on the base paths as a leading reason behind his decision. What did Stevens do in his outing, the first postseason game at UFCU Disch-Falk Field since 2018?
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Texas had fun in 2021, but the NCAA tournament means it’s time to turn the page

Baseball can easily become monotonous over time. College baseball does not have the same 162-game grind of the major leagues, but five-straight months of baseball six days a week is a grueling trek, win or lose. So when Texas won the Big 12 regular season title, Longhorns head coach David Pierce celebrated. He traveled home in his full uniform and jumped into his pool, No. 22 jersey and all.