COL BB: UCLA 8, Mississippi State 0

June 25, 2013 at 11:58 PM
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OMAHA, June 25 (UPI) -- Nick Vander Tuig tossed eight shutout innings Tuesday, staking UCLA to an 8-0 win over Mississippi State and its first College World Series championship.

Vander Tuig scattered five hits, yielded just one walk and struck out six in a dominating performance for the Bruins, who completed a 2-0 finals sweep of the Bulldogs and finished a perfect 10-0 in the College World Series.

Eric Filia led UCLA at the plate, going 2-for-3 with five RBI while Kevin Kramer and Cody Regis each added two hits and a run driven in as the Bruins recorded an NCAA best-109th school title across all team sports.

Luis Pollorena took the after allowing an unearned run in the first inning loss for the Bulldogs, who posted their best-ever season in baseball with a 51-19 record.

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