Facing elimination, Philip Pfeifer threw five scoreless innings and Vanderbilt routed Georgia Tech 7-1 Monday at Hawkins Field to advance to the NCAA Tournament Super Regionals.
At the plate for the Commodores, Conrad Gregor had three hits and Xavier Turner had three runs, batting in for the number 2 overall seed in the tournament.
The Dores 54th win of the season ties the school record and gives them their third regional championship in four years.
Vanderbilt hosts Louisville next weekend. The winner goes to Omaha.