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South Carolina vs. Kent State: Players to Watch in College World Series Showdown

Published by on June 19, 2012

One team is riding the highest of highs and the other is riding one of the lowest lows it has experienced over the last three years, and yet it will still be anyone's game when they square off in an elimination game in the College World Series on Wednesday night.

Top-seeded South Carolina is coming off a crushing 2-1 defeat at the hands of Arkansas on Monday night, while No. 3 Kent State eliminated No. 1 Florida with a shocking 5-4 victory. The win, Kent State's first at the College World Series, came on the heels of a tough 8-1 loss to Arkansas on Saturday.

The two-time reigning CWS champion Gamecocks, whose 22-game postseason winning streak was snapped at the hands of the Razorbacks, will be looking to right the ship against the underdogs on Wednesday at 8 p.m. ET (ESPN).

Here are some players to keep an eye on in Wednesday's big game.


Christian Walker, South Carolina

Walker was one of several SC players who was equal parts stunned...

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