Western Carolina football lineman to transfer to App State
The weekend proved, if nothing else, to be a serious mood-lifter for the University of Miami. The unranked Hurricanes did over the weekend what they knew was imperative to stay in the running for an upcoming berth in the NCAA Division I Baseball Tournament. They swept their three-game series against nonconference opponent Appalachian State, a team with a losing record that would have proved nearly fatal for Miami had the Hurricanes lost.
The Mountaineers trailed 7-5 entering the eighth inning, which ended up as the final inning because of a Sun Belt travel policy for Sunday finales. Sunday’s game began at 11 a.m. and the final inning couldn’t start after 2:15 p.m.