Baseball: UConn rallies late, Russell tames Tigers to advance to semifinals

Baseball: UConn rallies late, Russell tames Tigers to advance to semifinals

Trailing 5-2 after six innings, UConn’s hopes of repeating as American Athletic Conference tournament champions were slipping away. However, a three-run seventh inning tied the game for the Huskies and Chris Winkel hit a go-ahead RBI triple in the eighth to lead UConn to a 7-5 victory.