With UConn’s Matt McDonald pitching a three-hit gem, the Bulls’ chance to tie this game is dwindling.

The Huskies hold a 2-1 lead entering the bottom of the seventh at Bright House Field, placing one foot into Saturday’s scheduled semifinal.

If the Bulls lose, they’ll have to play later today in an elimination game against West Virginia.

Shawn Sanford has pitched well, giving up three hits as well, but first baseman Matt Nemeth hit a crucial solo home run last inning to give UConn the lead.

We’ll see what happens in the latter stages ….