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We had a good practice [Monday] and our intensity was good. I talked to the players before the game about coming out today in an attacking mode and [to] come right after them and we did.
Brian O'Connor
#Practice

All year we've been doing that. People think we aren't big. Maybe we're not, height-wise, but physically and mentally we are.
Brian O'Connor
#People

VCU has a very good baseball program. I think their coach does an outstanding job. It was a great win. This shows what can happen when you go out and get a strong starting pitching performance.
Brian O'Connor
#Baseball

Our offensive execution was really good, and I think that was the story of the game.
Brian O'Connor
#Execution

He has been in a lot of big ball games before, and he has been through the experiences that a guy like [freshman] Jacob Thompson hasn't. There is comfort in having Mike out there in a series opener. He just needs to go out and pitch his game and he will be fine.
Brian O'Connor
#Games

We practiced our bunt defense [on Tuesday] for a half-hour and it was absolutely horrible. It's not an easy thing to do. It looks simple, but fortunately for us it caused us to have a big inning.
Brian O'Connor
#Defense

That gives you a little bit more margin for error, being the home team. It is such an advantage playing at home.
Brian O'Connor
#Home

We took control of the game early and just kept pressing on.
Brian O'Connor
#Control

We take pride in being able to execute that small game. We did not do that [yesterday] at times. Sometimes you don't get the job done, but the guys didn't give up, that is what was important.
Brian O'Connor
#Pride

We just need to continue to progress. The season is still young, we're only 20 percent through the season, but we just need to keep working on our skills so that we are improving up to the start of the ACC season against Georgia Tech.
Brian O'Connor
#Progress