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San Diego State player steals home to give his team the lead (and the win)

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San Diego State, a No. 4 seed heading into their first game of NCAA Regionals, faced off against No.1 seed UC Santa Barbara and MLB Pipeline's No. 5 draft prospect Dillon Tate. But they were not daunted.

The Aztecs took a 3-3 tie into the bottom of the eighth inning, when, with two outs, first baseman Steven Pallares did just about the most baller thing a player can do: He stole home.

It wasn't a walk-off, but after a scoreless ninth, Pallares' steal was the difference-marker and the Aztecs won 4-3 -- their first Regionals win in six years. 

Of course, things could've turned out poorly for Pallares had his steal gone awry. Just ask Radford University: