Arkansas Beats South Carolina In College World Series


(AP) Ryne Stanek and Barrett Astin combined on a four-hitter and Arkansas beat South Carolina 2-1 at the College World Series on Monday night, ending the Gamecocks' NCAA tournament record winning streak at 22 games.{} {} {} The Gamecocks will have to beat Kent State on Wednesday to keep alive their hopes of winning a third straight national title.{}The Razorbacks earned two days off and need one more win to go to the best-of-three finals.{} {} {} Matt Vinson's RBI single in the fourth inning gave Arkansas a 2-0 lead. Evan Marzilli's two-out triple pulled the Gamecocks within a run in the fifth, but they got just one hit the rest of the way.{} {} {} Stanek allowed three hits and turned the game over in the seventh inning to Astin, who earned his 11th save.{} {} {} Colby Holmes allowed two runs on four hits in 3 2-3 innings.