Cougars edge Furman
GREENVILLE -- After College of Charleston's Christian Powell shut out Furman for eight innings, the Paladins scored three runs in the ninth inning to nearly pull off a dramatic victory, but senior Kyle Owings struck out the last batter on a called third strike to preserve a 4-3 victory on Saturday.
The Cougars (11-3, 3-2 SoCon) will go for the series sweep of the Paladins (8-7, 0-2) today at 1 p.m.
E--Abrams, de Gruy. DP--Furman 1. LOB--CofC 8, Furman 5. 2B--Hu. Burton. HR--Murray. SH--Holton. SB--Gantt, Glaze 2, Welke.
WP--Peterson. HBP--by Gary (Martin); by Peterson (Nitto). Att--468. Time--2:43.