STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) - Jordy Mercer atoned for his pitching
woes with his third home run of the game, a shot in the bottom of
the ninth inning to lift Oklahoma State past TCU 9-8 this afternoon
in an elimination game of the NCAA baseball tournament.
Top-seeded Oklahoma State survived a late rally by the Horned
Frogs and advanced to play second-seeded Wichita State in tonight's