Ole Miss edges Louisiana-Lafayette, forces Game 3

Lafayette, LA ( - Ole Miss and Louisiana-Lafayette will play an elimination game on Monday after the Rebels took Game 2 of their Super Regional series, 5-2, on Sunday night.

Ole Miss scored three runs in the eighth inning to break a 2-2 tie after Seth Harrison dropped Will Allen's routine fly ball in center. Auston Bousfield scored on the error on a close play at the plate, and a two-run single by pinch-hitter Colby Bortles made it a three-run game.

The comeback made a winner of Aaron Greenwood, who surrendered the tying run in the top of the eighth after Christian Trent tossed seven innings of one-run ball.

Preston Overbey hit a solo homer for the Rebels, while Blake Trahan led the Ragin' Cajuns' offense with three hits and an RBI.

Carson Baranik was charged with three runs on six hits and four walks over seven-plus innings to take the loss.

Monday's game will determine which team heads to the College World Series.