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Bunts, Homers Push Horns to Game One Victory

Torres had four hits and two homers

The Texas Longhorns used an NCAA-record seven sacrifice bunts and two home runs from leadoff hitter Michael Torres to earn a 10-4 victory over TCU in game one of the Austin Super Regional on Saturday. Burnt Orange Beat takes a look back at the contest.

The Longhorns shattered a number of NCAA records during last weekend's Austin Regional. On Saturday, they broke yet another. Texas set the NCAA single-game record with seven sacrifice bunts. They even had three in one inning. "By the way, if UT was any kind of host, they'd be serving bunt cake tonight," joked Texas coach Augie Garrido as he exited the postgame press conference. But it was the...

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