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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.

April 28, 1989

The game:

The skinny: Mike McDonald and Pat Meares both drive in four runs. Mike Lansing scores three, drives in three and steals four bases.

The quote: "That’s my game, just get out and run. They weren’t even worried about holding me on base,” WSU shortstop Mike Lansing.

WSU's record: 44-8

Big picture: WSU wins its sixth straight.