Vanderbilt won their first College World Series national championship on Wednesday night, defeating Virginia in a best of three series. It’s the first men’s team championship in school history.

Head coach Tim Corbin joined Tim Brando on SiriusXM College Sports Nation after the win and talked about the pride in his team.

They’re humble enough to know that these moments are so tough to come by. There’s very little difference between Virginia and ourselves. We’re just fortunate. We had the extra six inches on the ball that went over the fence and did afford us the opportunity to win the game, but there’s no loser in last night’s game, you had two championship programs there.

Junior outfielder John Norwood broke the 2-2 tie in the eighth inning, hitting a solo home run. It was his first home run since April 19, and Vanderbilt’s first home run as a team since May 16.

“The thing I knew about him was he was seeing the ball very well,” Corbin told Brando. “I could just feel his confidence in the batter’s box. It was one of those games that the pitching was at such a premium that you knew it was going to be tough to score a run. His ball, that was just man strength.”

Norwood’s home run was just the third in 16 College World Series games this year, sparking a debate that TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Neb., is too big. After the game, SiriusXM College Sports Nation baseball analyst Mike Ferrin talked with Mark Packer about the lack of home runs.

I’ll use [Norwood’s home run] as a talking point to help prove the point of how the fences need to come in just a little bit to try and make the home run more of a reality. It can change the complexity of the game and I do believe hitters should be rewarded when they hit the ball on the nose.

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