NCAA Men

Johnson: Leaving Twins for LSU 'toughest thing'

Johnson: Leaving Twins for LSU ‘toughest thing’

CLEVELAND — Wes Johnson knows the timing isn’t ideal for the Minnesota Twins. It’s not easy for him, either, or without some personal pain. Johnson is leaving the Twins to return to his college coaching roots, taking over as LSU’s pitching coach. He said the decision took an emotional toll on him. “Very tough,” Johnson …

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'I ain't going to bed until Wednesday': Ole Miss celebrates historic championship

‘I ain’t going to bed until Wednesday’: Ole Miss celebrates historic championship

OMAHA, Neb. — How does it feel to finally win a national championship? It feels like sitting in the concourse of a ballpark you’d never been to before this day, 600 miles from home, wearing an Ole Miss baseball jersey T-shirt and sobbing openly, so overwhelmed you can’t even stand up and watch the trophy …

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Saluting the wild, wonderful NCAA baseball regionals

Saluting the wild, wonderful NCAA baseball regionals

Anyone else out there completely exhausted after the NCAA baseball tournament regionals? From Sunken Diamond and College Park to the Gulf of Mexico and Rocky Top, there were so many wild, wacky and wondrous regional games being played it was almost too much for our baseball brains to process. Thank heavens for ESPN+ and Squeeze …

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