Desperation baseball tourney runs end in disappointment

May 29, 2017

  It was a disappointing weekend for state college baseball teams looking make amends for underachieving regular seasons and returning to the NCAA tournament. East Carolina, UNC Wilmington and Duke all needed to win their respective conference tournaments and the automatic bids that go with them to sneak into the NCAA’s field of 64 and earn an opportunity at advancing deeper into the tournament than they did a year ago. All three gave it a good shot.