Notepad: How DeRenzo helped beat Xavier with just his cleats

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Dominic DeRenzo will be remembered for his hitting against Xavier. He finished 2 for 4 with a double and a triple in Oklahoma’s regional-opening 7-2 win in Louisville.

But DeRenzo’s most important play, which helped spark OU’s seven-run seventh inning, occured on the base paths.

After tripling in the seventh, he danced at third base after a dropped third strike against