Illinois takes down No. 19 Coastal Carolina


CHAMPAIGN (WCIA) — Illinois freshman Branden Comia hit a two-run home run in the first inning to spark a four-run first frame for the Illini in a 4-2 win over No. 19 Coastal Carolina on Tuesday night.

The win for the Illini (18-8) snaps a season high four-game losing streak. The same two teams will play again on Wednesday night at 6 p.m.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.