A few more scores to catch up on since I left you yesterday. I'll start with the two Sunday results.
Michigan State 1 Ohio State 0 - Game Two
MSU's Chris Cullen tosses a two-hit, eight inning, complete game, shoutout victory. (That was kind of long, I admit.) The Spartans senior walked two and struck out five while improving to a perfect 4-0. Chris Roberts drew a walk to drive in the winning run. OSU's J.B. Shuck went 7.1 giving up four hits, three walks and one earned run. Shuck fanned seven.
Northwestern 10 Minnesota 0 - Game Two
Wildcats' Joe Muraski (3-3) gives up two hits, two walks, and struck out seven en route to a seven inning complete game win. Chris Lashmet homered and drove in four. Jake Goebbert also had four RBI for NU.
On Monday, NU and Minnesota played two more with similar results as Sunday.
Northwestern 6 Minnesota 5 - Game One (7 innings)
Tommy Finn homered and drove in two. 3B Chris Lashmet also had two RBI. Eric Jokisch picked up win number three and Matt Havey recorded save number two. Matt Nohelty went 3 for 4 with two RBI.
Minnesota 9 Northwestern 3
Matt Nohelty, Nate Hanson, Jeff DeSmidt and Jeremy Chlan all had three hits. Chlan scored three times and drove in two. Dustin Braebender earned his third win. Mike Kalina had two hits and two RBI.
Ok, let's update the standings with these games in the rearview mirror.
Ohio State 7-4
Penn State 4-8
Michigan State 4-8
Yeah, it's a mess. A tight mess, but a mess nonetheless.