Birdball jumped out to a 4-0 lead in the second inning, but the Cardinals chipped back throughout the game and scored four in the eighth to win 8-6.
BC’s usually potent offense managed just two hits and six total baserunners, and Louisville smacked a pair of home runs to win 5-0.
After spitting the first two games of the series, Boston College baseball beat Duke 5-2 on Sunday in a relatively quiet offensive game. The series win is BC’s first of the yer against an ACC opponent.
After Boston College baseball’s Friday game at Duke was paused at the top of the sixth inning due to rain, the Eagles finished off the Blue Devils Saturday for their first conference win of the season.
In an opening-day doubleheader, Boston College baseball combined for 24 runs compared to the Buccaneers’ five to sweep the day.
After beating Clemson and Louisville on back-to-back days, the 12th-seeded Eagles will attempt to continue their magical run when they face fifth-seeded and No. 23 North Carolina.
After Clemson erased a deficit with a three-run eighth, BC struck for two runs in the top of the 11th and knocked off the eighth-seeded Tigers in their ACC Tournament opener.
Behind a strong day at the plate from the BC lineup, the Eagles knocked off a tough Northeast Conference foe in Bryant for their second win in a row.