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NC State tops UNC 8-1 in College World Series opener

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OMAHA, Neb. — N.C. State’s Carlos Rodon’s complete game led the Wolfpack past UNC with an 8-1 victory Sunday in the College World Series.

The News & Observer reported that Rodon pitched nine innings, allowed five hits and one run. He struck out eight.

The victory puts the Wolfpack in the winner’s bracket in their four-team double-elimination pool.

N.C. State (50-14) will play against either LSU, the No. 4 national seed, or UCLA on Tuesday night. Those teams play later on Sunday.

Read more: The News & Observer