Vanderbilt edges Virginia 9-8, Commodores one win away from baseball national championship
Updated: Monday, June 23 2014, 11:24 PM CDT
OMAHA, Neb. (WZTV) -- Vanderbilt capitalized on a 9-run third inning, then hung on to beat Virginia in Game 1 of the College World Series Finals.
The final score was 9-8.
The Commodores are now one win away from the first men's national championship in school history.
Game 2 of this best-of-three series is Tuesday night at TD Ameritrade Park.
FOX 17 Sports is with the Commodores. Look for Dan Phillips' exclusive reports from Omaha Tuesday morning on FOX 17 This Morning.