3/7/21: Miami evened their weekend series with NC State on Saturday with a 6-4 victory. In a game that saw three lead changes, the Canes finally took the lead for good with an eight inning rally.
With the game tied 4-4, the bases loaded with one out, Miami’s Christian Del Castillo smashed a hard grounder to first for a put out. However, Yohandy Morales beat the return throw at home to give the Canes a 5-4 lead. Miami plated an insurance run in the ninth inning when true freshman CJ Kayfus belted his first career home run. Miami closer Carson Palmquist shutdown the Wolf Pack in the bottom half of the inning for the save. Miami’s Anthony Arguelles picked up the win in relief.
Miami (4-4, 2-3 ACC) takes on NC State (4-5, 1-4 ACC) on Sunday (1:00 p.m. ACDNX) to decide the series winner.