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1989's Road to Omaha

A series of "This Day in History" posts from Wichita State's 1989 College World Series championship team.June 7, 1989The game: WSU 7, Florida State 4

The skinny: The Shockers break a 3-all tie with four runs in the eighth inning. Eric Wedge gets the rally started with a hit following a 56-minute rain delay.

The quote: "We ought to get more respect than we do. We’re in the Midwest and so we don’t play all the California and Florida teams that get all the publicity,” WSU catcher Eric Wedge

WSU's record: 66-16

Big picture: WSU faces Florida State again to determine one spot in the title game.