College World Series schedule

College World Series schedule
UC Irvine's Chris Rabago fields a ball during team practice Friday ahead of the Anteaters' College World Series opener Saturday against Texas. (Dave Weaver / Associated Press)

College World Series

At Rosenblatt Stadium, Omaha, Neb.



UC Irvine (40-23) vs. Texas (43-19), noon

Yes, Texas first baseman Kacy Clemens is son of Roger. Son wears No. 42; Dad wore No. 21. Son is not twice as good.

Louisville (50-15) vs. Vanderbilt (46-19), 5 p.m.

Louisville is the only returner from the 2013 CWS field. The Cardinals went 0-2, getting shut out, then routed.


Texas Tech (45-19) vs. Texas Christian (47-16), noon

In six playoff games, Texas Tech pitchers have an 0.65 earned-run average and opponents are batting .166.

Mississippi (46-19) vs. Virginia (49-14), 5 p.m.

First baseman Sikes Orvis of Ole Miss has 14 home runs — two more than UC Irvine.

All games televised on ESPN2