What a comeback.
Facing a 6-3 deficit against the defending champs, East Carolina plated five runs in the bottom of the ninth and Travis Walkins' deep shot to center field pushed the Pirates past Virginia, 8-6.
When you beat the defending national champion on a WALK-OFF HOME RUN... #RoadToOmaha https://t.co/ddYIMo7yQt— NCAA Baseball (@NCAACWS) June 4, 2016
The Pirates are now one win away from reaching the Super Regional round. The Hoos meanwhile will face William & Mary in an elimination game on Sunday at 1 p.m. ET