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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.
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Battling illness, Kingham delivers memorable performance against Texas A&M in 8-3 victory

AUSTIN -- Junior Nolan Kingham thought he was going to start Friday night against Texas Southern. His body thought otherwise. Kingham caught some sort of bug following the Big 12 Tournament, and though he improved throughout the week he took a step back as the regional approached. “It was ongoing on Thursday and I told [Texas head coach David] Pierce ‘I don’t know about Friday, man. It’s pretty close,’” Kingham said. “He gave me an extra day and it worked out.”