KU ousts Coastal Carolina in NCAA regionals

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. | James Stanfield and David Narodowski came up with key hits in the seventh inning Sunday, helping Kansas beat Coastal Carolina 5-1 and knock the Chanticleers from the NCAA tournament.

Stanfield brought home the go-ahead run with an RBI ground-out for the Jayhawks (39-23), then Narodowski hit a two-run single that made it 4-1. Tony Thompson added a homer in the eighth.

Reliever Brett Bochy (6-0) earned the win, allowing a hit in 2 1-3 scoreless innings.

Jose Iglesias hit a home run for the Chanticleers (47-16), while Bobby Gage took the loss after allowing three hits and three runs in 1 1-3 innings.