MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

OSU

May 23, 2013

Area college roundup

OU softball postponed

NORMAN – Game one of the NCAA softball Super Regional between No. 1 Oklahoma and Texas A&M on Thursday was postponed because of unplayable conditions.

The game was originally set to start at 6 p.m. at Marita Hynes Field but was moved to 7 p.m. After attempts to dry the field, officials decided to postpone the game to 6 p.m. today with Saturday’s game times to be determined.

ORU remains perfect at SLC baseball tourney

SUGARLAND, Texas – Oral Roberts got a strong outing from starting pitcher Drew Bowen and backed him up on offense in getting past Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 6-1 Thursday to move within one win of playing for its first Southland Conference Tournament championship in its first season in the league.

Bowen (4-3) kept Islander batters at bay until giving up his first hit in the seventh inning. A&M-Corpus Christi (33-23) turned a lead-off single by Cody Stephens into its first run of the game thanks to a single up the middle by Brad Porras.

By the time the Islanders scored, the Golden Eagles (25-30) already had their opposition down 4-0. ORU scored three runs in the third inning getting RBIs from Brandon Healy, Logan Domenico and Jose Trevino. They scratched another run across the plate in the sixth on a misplayed grounder to short off the bat of Graham McIntyre.

Hogs moves to 2-0 at SEC baseball tournament

HOOVER, Ala. – Arkansas scored the go-ahead run on a squeeze bunt by Tyler Spoon in the eighth inning and tacked on two more insurance runs in the ninth to beat LSU 4-1 at the Southeastern Conference tournament on Thursday.

Arkansas right-hander Ryne Stanek (9-2) earned the win, giving up just one unearned run on six hits over eight innings. LSU’s Aaron Nola was nearly as good, giving up one run in seven innings.

Colby Suggs threw a scoreless ninth inning for his 12th save of the season.

Arkansas (37-19) outhit LSU (49-9) 12-6. The Razorbacks were led by Matt Vinson and Spoon, who each had three hits.

LSU reliever Joey Bourgeois (3-2) took the loss. The Tigers didn’t have any extra-base hits off the Razorbacks’ pitching staff, which came into the game with the lowest ERA in the country.

Text Only
OSU
AP Video
U.S. Paratroopers in Poland, Amid Ukraine Crisis US Reviews Clemency for Certain Inmates Raw: Violence Erupts in Rio Near Olympic Venue Raw: Deadly Bombing in Egypt Raw: What's Inside a Commercial Jet Wheel Well Raw: Obama Arrives in Japan for State Visit Raw: Anti-Obama Activists Fight Manila Police Motels Near Disney Fighting Homeless Problem Michigan Man Sees Thanks to 'bionic Eye' Obama to Oso: We'll Be Here As Long As It Takes Bon Jovi Helps Open Low-income Housing in Philly S.C. Man Apologizes for Naked Walk in Wal-Mart New Country Music Hall of Fame Inductees Named 'Piles' of Bodies in South Sudan Slaughter SCOTUS Hears Tv-over-Internet Case Chief Mate: Crew Told to Escape After Passengers
Poll

Should a federal judge have the power to strike down Oklahoma's ban on gay marriage?

Yes
No
     View Results
Featured Ads
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Stocks