Tennessee will be without a key starter and an assistant coach for the remainder of Friday’s Game 1 as well as Game 2 of the Knoxville Super Regional. In the bottom of the 5th inning, starting outfielder Drew Gilbert was ejected for arguing a strike call on a 1-0 pitch. Pitching coach Frank Anderson was also tossed for arguing the call.

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As explained on the ESPN2 broadcast, NCAA rules state both players are suspended for Game 2 of the Knoxville Super Regional, a best-of-3 series for a spot in the College World Series. UT confirmed the suspensions to members of the media.

Notre Dame jumped out to an 8-1 lead on 4 home runs in the first 4 innings. Tennessee has added solo home runs in the 4th and 6th innings, cutting it to 8-3.