Oklahoma (45-22) defeated No. 5-seeded Texas A&M (47-20) 5-1 Wednesday to advance to the College World Series Final for the first time since 1994.
Redshirt sophomore catcher Jimmy Crooks hit a three-run home run. Redshirt sophomore shortstop Peyton Graham hit a double and scored twice.
Redshirt sophomore David Sandlin started on the bump for OU, giving up one run and striking out a career-high 12 in seven innings. Redshirt senior Trevin Michael closed the game with two innings of scoreless relief.
Here’s how Twitter reacted to OU’s historic victory:
JIMMY CROOKS!!!!! 🔥🔥🔥🔥— Dimitri Flowers (@treeflowers36) June 22, 2022
CHAMP SERIES!!!! @OU_Baseball— Dimitri Flowers (@treeflowers36) June 22, 2022
Another dub ! @OU_Baseball— Delarrin Turner-Yell (@dtturner11) June 22, 2022
BOOMER!⭕️ @OU_Baseball— Jason Llewellyn (@Jasonllew89) June 22, 2022
Oklahoma baseball. Hottest team in America.— Summer of George (@GeorgeStoia) June 22, 2022