Sunday's Results

| No Comments | No TrackBacks
Illinois 10, Michigan State 9
Junior Casey Fletcher found the perfect way to cap off the best week of baseball in his life. The Oakwood, Ill., native poked a game-winning two-run single the opposite way with two outs in the bottom of the ninth for his second walk-off hit in as many days. Illinois overcame an 8-3 deficit with four runs in the seventh and three in the ninth to win 10-9, marking the third one-run comeback victory in the weekend sweep of Michigan State. "I don't know what's going on," Fletcher said. "I just keep getting put into spots to help the team win and I came through again. I'm just ecstatic right now. It's unbelievable. It's a great feeling to get the sweep of Michigan State." RECAP

Indiana 12, Purdue 3
The Indiana (32-12, 16-2) offense struck early and often as the No. 11 Hoosiers pounded out 17 hits en route to a 12-3 triumph over Purdue (12-32, 5-13) on Sunday at Bart Kaufman Field. It is IU's fifth-straight win and its 20th victory in the last 22 games. Senior Dustin DeMuth reached base in all four of his plate appearances, going 3-for-3 with a walk and driving in a career-high six runs while scoring twice himself. He has reached base safely in 41 straight games. Sam Travis also had a three-hit day, going 3-for-5 with an RBI and two runs scored. Kyle Schwarber went 2-for-4 with an RBI as he clubbed his eight home run of the season in the seventh inning. Brian Korte was the winning pitcher for the Hoosiers. He started the game and pitched 5.0 innings without giving up a run on five hits with four strikeouts and three walks. RECAP

Nebraska 8, Penn State 4
Five runs in the bottom of the fourth inning brought the Huskers back from their first deficit of the series en route to a sweep of Penn State after an 8-4 victory on Sunday at Hawks Field. With the win, Nebraska clinched a berth in the Big Ten Tournament and improved to 32-17 on the year and 13-5 in the Big Ten.‚Äč A crowd of 4,316 witnessed the series finale, setting an NU season-high attendance of 13,944. Junior second baseman Pat Kelly capped an impressive series at the dish with a 3-for-4 performance along with three RBI and a pair of runs scored. On the weekend, Kelly drove in eight runs with six hits and four runs. Freshman Ben Miller finished the day with two hits and two runs scored as he manufactured two hits in each game of the series and scored five times. RECAP

Michigan 5, Northwestern 3
Sophomore Jacob Cronenworth broke a 3-all tie in the ninth inning with a two-run single as the University of Michigan baseball team battled back to defeat Northwestern 5-3 Sunday afternoon at Rocky Miller Park, winning the weekend series and moving to 11-10 in Big Ten play. Freshman Brett Adcock earned the win on the mound, striking out six and allowing just one hit in 2.2 innings. Lehmann threw five innings of relief, striking out three and not allowing a run with four hits. Cronenworth picked up his 10th save with a 1-2-3 ninth inning. At the plate, White was 3-for-4 with a run scored while Cronenworth, Glines, Martin and Jamett had two hits apiece. Cronenworth also drove in three runs. RECAP

Iowa 17, Ohio State 2
The University of Iowa baseball team matched a season-high with 17 runs on 17 hits and got a complete game performance from junior Sasha Kuebel en route to a 17-2 blasting of Ohio State on Sunday afternoon at Bill Davis Stadium. The win evens the series at one heading into Monday's rubber match. Iowa's 17 runs are the most scored by either team in the all-time series and the 15-run margin of victory is the largest in series between the two schools. The 17 runs are also the most Iowa has scored in a Big Ten game since the 2011 season -- a 19-7 victory over Michigan State. "We played well in all facets of the game," said UI head coach Rick Heller. "Sasha gave us a great start and put us in a great situation tomorrow with our bullpen. Our offense was outstanding all day long and had great at-bats up-and-down the lineup." RECAP

Non-Conference Results
Florida State 7, Minnesota 1

No TrackBacks

TrackBack URL: http://cstv.collegesports.com/mt5.2/mt-tb.cgi/54543

Leave a comment




Multimedia Store