Sunday's Results

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Indiana 4, Michigan State 1
Sam Travis ripped a two-run double to break a 1-1 eighth inning tie and lift the Indiana baseball team to its third straight Big Ten series sweep in a 4-1 victory over Michigan State on Easter Sunday at Bart Kaufman Field. The red-hot Hoosiers (25-11, 11-1 Big Ten) have won 13 of their last 14 ballgames, their last five series, all four of their conference series and are 7-1 on their current nine-game homestand. IU's pitching staff surrendered just two earned runs in 30 innings against the Spartans and has allowed that same number in its last 41 innings of work. In four games this week, all victories, the staff logged a 0.45 ERA, 26 hits, 25 strikeouts and 15 walks in 40 frames. RECAP

Iowa 7, Minnesota 6
Junior Dan Potempa's three-run blast highlighted a six-run seventh inning, lifting the University of Iowa baseball team to a 7-6 victory and series win over Minnesota on Sunday afternoon at Duane Banks Field. The Hawkeyes won the final two games to claim their first series win over the Gophers since 2005. "This was a big win for us, two comeback wins in a row," said UI head coach Rick Heller. "I couldn't be prouder of our guys' effort. Both (yesterday and today) were games where if you let down just because things weren't going your way, you'd lose those game, but our guys kept fighting and playing hard. "It was a great weekend, and I want to thank all the people that came out because we had great crowds all weekend long." RECAP

Illinois 7, Penn State 6
Illinois made it interesting in the ninth but held on for a 7-6 victory, capping off the sweep at Penn State on Easter Sunday. The Nittany Lions scored two in the final inning and had the winning run on first base before a 6-4-3 double play ended the threat. Illinois (21-14) got off to its best Big Ten start under ninth-year head coach Dan Hartleb and remained in second place at 9-3. "The last out of the game was the toughest but we hung in there," Hartleb said. "We finally got the big double play at the end of the game. The difference in the games this weekend was that we came up with the two-out hits. We were very patient at the plate and got it done up and down the lineup." Illinois notched consecutive Big Ten road sweeps for the first time since 2009, which also both came against Northwestern and Penn State. RECAP

Michigan 13, Purdue 3
The University of Michigan baseball team exploded for 13 runs and 17 hits, taking a 6-0 lead after three innings and cruising to a 13-3 win at Purdue Sunday afternoon at Alexander Field. The Wolverines took 2-of-3 games from the Boilermakers in the Big Ten series. There were plenty of offensive stars on the day. Sophomore Travis Maezes went 3-for-4 with four runs scored, two doubles and two RBI. Sophomore Jacob Cronenworth also scored four runs to go with a triple and an RBI. Freshmen Carmen Benedetti, Johnny Slater and Jackson Lamb had two hits apiece and senior Cole Martin, senior/junior Kendall Patrick and junior Jackson Glines each had two RBI on the day. The Maize and Blue also received a quality start on the mound from fifth-year senior Logan McAnallen. McAnallen allowed just five hits and a run with three strikeouts and four walks in seven innings pitched to earn the win. The U-M defense also recorded three double plays on the day in the game's first four innings. RECAP

Non-Conference Results
Ohio State 7, Murray State 3

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