OKLAHOMA CITY — Auburn closed out the best day in program history a little later than expected.
Emily Carosone scored on Morgan Estell's bases-loaded walk in the bottom of the 10th inning to give the Tigers an 11-10 victory over UCLA on Saturday night that kept them alive in the Women's College World Series.
Auburn had never even been to the event, and the Tigers lost their opener to Louisiana State on Thursday. Facing elimination, the Tigers beat Tennessee early Saturday, then rallied from five runs down to beat UCLA (51-13) in a four-hour game.
Branndi Melero had three hits and four runs batted in, and Carlee Wallace also drove in four runs for the Tigers....