OMAHA, NE. (WACH) - Gamecocks Coach Ray Tanner says freshman pitcher Forrest Koumas will likely start in game 1 of the College World Series finals against Florida Monday.
No starter has been determined for game 2 in the best-of-three series. Koumas carries a 6-1 record into the championship series, and faced Florida once before during the regular season.
The Gamecocks reached the CWS finals after defeating Virginia 3-2 in 13 innings late Friday.Read more Gamecocks return to CWS finals in dramatic fashion Gamecocks beat Virginia 7-1, tie NCAA record Want to go to CWS last minute? Check out the cost of area flights
South Carolina is two wins away from becoming the first team to repeat as national champions since Oregon State in 2006 and 2007.