On Tuesday, North Florida beat Indiana in sixteen innings, 10-9. OF Andrew Means went 4 for 7 with two RBI, a run scored and a stolen base. DH Reid Brigilia and SS Keith Haas each had three hits in seven at bats. (You play 16, you get plenty of AB's.) North Florida improved to 9-11. IU fell to 4-8. The teams play again Wednesday night.
Fresno State (9-11) beat Iowa (3-3) for the second straight evening, 14-6. SS Jason White and CF Travis Sweet led off the game with back-to-back dingers for the Hawkeyes, but it wasn't enough. White finished with a three hit performance and drove in three Iowa tallies. OF Kyle Riffel also had a three hit game against the Bulldogs.
Minnesota (9-3) picked up a nice road win beating UC Santa Barbara (7-9) in ten innings, 6-5. Tom Buske pitched 5.1 innings of relief and got the win. Bill Johnson recorded his second save of the year. CF Matt Nohelty had three hits, two RBI and scored once to pace the Gophers' offense. SS Dan Lyons, OF Mike Mee, 3B Nate Hanson and 2B Derek McCallum each had two hits a piece.
Kansas gave Penn State a woodshed beating, 18-5. This is another game that's simply better to forget. Stuff happens. KU is 12-8, PSU is 2-9.
Alabama-Birmingham walked to a win over Purdue, 15-8. The Boilers issued ten walks. Ouch. OF Jordan Comadena had three hits, three RBI and hit his third homerun. Alas, Comadena broke the streak of 3's by scoring only two runs. 1B Ryne White also had three hits and two RBI. Purdue is now 4-6 having lost four straight. UAB's back to .500 at 8-8.