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UC Santa Barbara defeats Louisville in super regional opener

UC Santa Barbara defeats Louisville in super regional opener

Austin Bush hit his fourth postseason home run, Shane Bieber gave up only one run in seven innings and UC Santa Barbara beat Louisville, 4-2, in the opener of the Louisville, Ky., Super Regional to end the Cardinals' 22-game home winning streak. 

Clay Fisher, J.J. Muno and Kyle Plantier knocked in runs for the Gauchos (41-18-1), who handed second-seeded Louisville (50-13) just its second home loss in 38 games. 

UC Santa Barbara can clinch its first College World Series berth with a win on Sunday. 

The Gauchos answered Blake Tiberi's solo homer in the second inning with Fisher's RBI double in the third. Bush's homer led off the fourth and Muno's RBI...

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