USC's Blake Cooper laughs while in the dugout prior to game two of the 2010 College World Series finals between South Carolina and UCLA at Rosenblatt Stadium in Omaha, Neb, Tuesday, June 29, 2010.
USC's Blake Cooper laughs while in the dugout prior to game two of the 2010 College World Series finals between South Carolina and UCLA at Rosenblatt Stadium in Omaha, Neb, Tuesday, June 29, 2010. Gerry Melendez
USC's Blake Cooper laughs while in the dugout prior to game two of the 2010 College World Series finals between South Carolina and UCLA at Rosenblatt Stadium in Omaha, Neb, Tuesday, June 29, 2010. Gerry Melendez

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