GREENVILLE, N.C. - Parker Bangs, Jackie Bradley, Jr. and Nick Ebert homered as South Carolina defeated George Mason 11-3 today in the opening round game of the NCAA Greenville Regional.
Bangs, Bradley and Bobby Haney had three hits each to lead the Gamecocks, who finished with 17. Justin Dalles and Whit Merrifield had two apiece.
Pitcher Sam Dyson pitched seven innings to earn his ninth win.
The Gamecocks (39-21) will play the East Carolina-Binghamton winner Saturday at 6 p.m.