by Barca Blog - The fourth-seeded Commodores have their backs against the wall in the double-elimination bracket of the 2009 NCAA Bowling Championship in Canton, Mich. Vanderbilt was on the brink of elimination after losing their opening round game to Fairleigh Dickinson this morning, but responded with a thrilling 4-3 comeback victory over Arkansas State.
The 'Dores still have their work cut out for them. First, they face No. 6 seed Central Missouri at 2:30 p.m. CT. The winner will survive and advance to the semifinals, but will have to defeat No. 5 seed Fairleigh Dickinson twice to reach the finals.
Here's a bracket with times (Eastern) for upcoming best-of-seven baker games scheduled for Friday afternoon and Saturday. Fans can follow the action via webcast and live stats, plus there's a recap of the action here.