College Baseball

College of Charleston 8, Georgia Southern 7

MOUNT PLEASANT -- Jose Rodriguez lined an RBI single to left in the bottom of the ninth to give the College of Charleston an 8-7 win over Georgia Southern.

Greg Blake hit two home runs and drove in three for the Cougars (22-7, 7-4 Southern Conference), who rallied from a 5-0 deficit after three innings against the Eagles (15-13, 7-4).

Blake's second homer gave the Cougars a 7-6 lead in the eighth.After the Eagles tied the score at 7 in the top of the ninth, Joey Bergman reached on an error and stole second base in the bottom of the inning. Following an intentional walk to Matt Leeds, Rodriguez singled on an 0-2 pitch for the game-winner.

Heath Hembree (4-1) picked up the win for the Cougars, who face Georgia Southern at 1 p.m. today.