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Clemson Regional: UConn 14, Clemson 1

Updated: June 7, 2011, 12:41 AM ET
By Mark Schlabach

CLEMSON, S.C. -- A year ago, Connecticut pitcher Greg Nappo called Huskies coach Jim Penders on the second day of the amateur baseball draft.

Nappo, then a junior from Madison, Conn., had been selected in the 12th round by the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Penders told Nappo he needed to turn pro.

"You've done everything we've asked you to do," Penders told him. "You need to take advantage of this opportunity. There's nothing left for you to accomplish."

Penders said he was stunned ...

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