JJ Schwarz, Florida dismantle Florida A&M in regional opener

Florida A&M's Jeremy Barlow, right, makes the catch to force out Florida's Buddy Reed at home during the third inning.

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GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — JJ Schwarz homered and finished with four hits and five RBIs in Florida’s 19-0 victory over Florida A&M on Friday night in their NCAA regional opener.

Logan Shore (8-6) pitched five scoreless innings, allowing just two hits.

The Gators (45-16) will face South Florida on Saturday. South Florida beat Florida Atlantic 5-3.

The Rattlers’ Ricky Page (2-1) allowed six runs and five hits in two innings. Florida A&M (23-24) was shut out for the first time since March 22.