Notre Dame baseball vs. Texas in 2022 College World Series: Scores from Game 1

Notre Dame baseball is back in the College World Series for the first time since 2002, taking on perennial national champion contender Texas in Friday's opening round of the eight-team tournament in Omaha Neb.

The Irish (40-15), at one point ranked No. 1 early in the regular series, upset top-ranked Tennessee two games to one in the Knoxville Super Regional. Ninth-seeded Texas (47-20) came back from one-game down to outlast East Carolina in the Greenville (N.C.) Super Regional, 2-1.

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A pair of left handers took the mound — John Michael Bertrand for Notre Dame and Pete Hansen for the Longhorns.

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10:23 p.m. — FINAL: Notre Dame 7, Texas 3

Next up: Oklahoma (43-22) at 7 p.m. Sunday.

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10:16 p.m. — Notre Dame 7, Texas 3, middle of ninth inning

ESPN shows "rally bananas" in Notre Dame dugout just before Carter Putz belts opposite field solo homer. 

10:10 p.m. — Heading to the ninth, Notre Dame up 3

Notre Dame came to play.

10 p.m. — Notre Dame 6, Texas 3, end of seventh

9:40 p.m. — Notre Dame 6, Texas 3, end of sixth inning

Rao wild pitch allows Texas' Murphy Stehly to score from third.

9:33 p.m. — Pitching change for Notre Dame

Leading 6-2 with one out in the bottom of the sixth with a runner on third, John Michael Bertrand leaves the game having thrown 99 pitches.

Jun 17, 2022; Omaha, NE, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish strating pitcher John Michael Bertrand (28) throws against the Texas Longhorns in the first inning at Charles Schwab Field. Mandatory Credit: Steven Branscombe-USA TODAY Sports

In comes Alex Rao who finished season with a 3.16 ERA.

9:17 p.m. — Notre Dame 6, Texas 2, end of fifth

9:04 p.m. — Notre Dame 6, Texas 1, middle of fifth

Irish have the Longhorns rattled.

8:57 p.m. — Irish take 4-1 lead, chase All-American Hansen

All-American leaves after 87 pitches and 4 1/3 innings. Tristan Stevens in 

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8:44 p.m. — Notre Dame 3, Texas 1, end of fourth

Bertrand goes 1-2-3 in just eight pitches. Stands at 68

8:30 p.m. — Upon further review ... Notre Dame 3, Texas 1, middle of fourth

After lengthy review, Notre Dame's Jack Brannigan scores to make it 3-1, Notre Dame.

8:20 p.m. — Notre Dame 2, Texas 1, end of third

Bertrand at 60 pitches.

8:11 p.m. — Texas threatening in bottom of third

8:02 p.m. — Notre Dame 2, Texas 0, middle of third

7:51 p.m.— Notre Dame 1, Texas 0, end of second

After a reversed third out call on an exceptional play by second baseman Jared Miller, Notre Dame retires the side on a groundout to short.

7:41 p.m. — Middle of the second

Notre Dame manages two hits against Pete Hansen, but can't get a run across.

7:31 p.m. — Notre Dame 1, Texas 0 end of first

1-2-3 for Irish ace left-hander John Michael Bertrand.

Jun 17, 2022; Omaha, NE, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish strating pitcher John Michael Bertrand (28) throws against the Texas Longhorns in the first inning at Charles Schwab Field. Mandatory Credit: Steven Branscombe-USA TODAY Sports

7:20 p.m. — Irish strike first 

Jun 17, 2022; Omaha, NE, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish second baseman Jared Miller (16) celebrates with first baseman Carter Putz (4) after hitting a home run in the first inning against the Texas Longhorns at Charles Schwab Field. Mandatory Credit: Steven Branscombe-USA TODAY Sports

Home run by Jared Miller for 1-0 Notre Dame lead in top of first.

Notre Dame's Jared Miller (16) reacts after being thrown out at third base during the NCAA Knoxville Super Regionals between Tennessee and Notre Dame at Lindsey Nelson Stadium in Knoxville, Tennessee on Sunday, June 12, 2022.

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Here we go

We're underway with first pitch from Texas lefty Pete Hansen. Temperature update: Well, It is summer in Midwest.

Start update

First pitch moved back to 7:15 p.m. 

Starting lineups

Texas Longhorns

Notre Dame Fighting Irish

Pregaming

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Texas infielders Dylan Campbell (8), left, and Trey Faltine (0) right, celebrate a score against Louisiana Tech in the NCAA regional playoff game at Disch-Falk Field in Austin, Texas on June 4, 2022.

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Notre Dame's David LaManna (3) celebrates hitting a homer that tied the game in the top of the seventh inning during the NCAA Knoxville Super Regionals between Tennessee and Notre Dame at Lindsey Nelson Stadium in Knoxville, Tennessee on Sunday, June 12, 2022.

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