Super Regional Previews

Want to know what is going on in the super regionals? Here is the Alabama-Clemson preview:

ALABAMA (41-23) at CLEMSON (41-22)
SITE: Doug Kingsmore Stadium; Clemson, S.C.

HOW THEY GOT HERE: Alabama won Atlanta Regional: beat Elon 11-2, lost to Georgia Tech 5-2, beat Mercer 5-3, beat Georgia Tech 8-1, beat Georgia Tech 10-8. Clemson won Auburn Regional: beat Southern Mississippi 10-1, beat Auburn 5-2, lost to Auburn 11-10, beat Auburn 13-7.

COACHES: Alabama, Mitch Gaspard (41-23, first season). Clemson, Jack Leggett (765-353-1, 17th season).

TOURNAMENT APPEARANCES (LAST): Alabama, 18th (2009). Clemson, 35th (2009).

SUPER REGIONALS APPEARANCES (LAST): Alabama, third (2006), 0-2. Clemson, ninth (2009), 8-11.

PLAYERS TO WATCH: Alabama: OF Taylor Dugas (393, 2, 36), 1B Clay Jones (.329, 17, 65), RHP Nathan Kilcrease (8-2, 2.42, 4 saves), RHP Jimmy Nelson (8-3, 3.92), SS Josh Rutledge (.365, 10, 69), 3B Jake Smith (.261, 13, 55).

Clemson: 1B Mike Freeman (.330, 8, 55), LHP Casey Harman (7-2, 3.95), 3B John Hinson (.341, 15, 67, 22 SBs), SS Brad Miller (.365, 7, 41), OF Kyle Parker (.356, 20, 63), OF Jeff Schaus (.313, 15, 80), RHP Scott Weismann (7-2, 5.13).

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