Root for Wichita State and Cincy tonight. If Coogs win and both ECU and USF lose, Coogs will clinch at least a co-championship tonight.
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Hollis with a leadoff walk, Triolo with a 1 out single moves Hollis to 2nd, Davis with a double, Hollis scores…Coogs lead 1-0
Bielo grounds into a Fielder’s choice, Triolo out at the plate, Davis to 3rd. Lockhart continues to be hot today and singles home Davis…Coogs lead 2-0
M1…UH leads 2-0
Leadoff single is erased by a double play. 2 out single followed by a K to end the inning
T2…UH leads 2-0
Slaughter leads off by reaching on an error, but is thrown out trying to go to 2nd on the bad throw. Lovelace follows with a single. Fielder’s Choice by Hollis forces Lovelace at 2nd. Hollis to 2nd on a wild pitch.
M2…UH leads 2-0
Cincy just tied it up 2-2 with ECU in the Top of the 5th
Wichita State has a 3-1 lead over USF in the Bottom of the 3rd
Fletcher works a 1-2-3 inning with 2 K’s
T3…UH leads 2-0
Fletch looking very comfortable so far with that 2 run cushion.
Triolo hit by a pitch to leadoff the inning. Davis bomb…Coogs lead 4-0
Bielo follows with an infield single. Lockhart grounder moves Bielo to 2nd. Coldiron infield single puts runners on the corners. Coldiron steals 2nd. Slaughter misses on the suicide quiz and Bielo is dead to rights.
M3…UH leads 4-0
1 out homerun…Coogs lead 4-1
Fletcher hits the next batter, but escapes any further trouble
T4…UH leads 4-1
Padgett with a 2 out triple, but is left stranded
M4…UH leads 4-1
Fletcher works a 1-2-3 inning with another K
T5…UH leads 4-1
Davis leads off and reaches 2nd on a 2 base throwing error. Bielo follows with a single up the middle to score Davis…Coogs lead 5-1
Lockhart grounds into a Fielder’s Choice to force Bielo at 2nd. Wild pitch moves Lockhart to 2nd. With 2 outs, Etzel pinch hits for Slaughter and walks. Lovelace singles home Lockhart…Coogs lead 6-1
Catcher’s Interference while Hollis is up loads the bases. UCONN goes to the bullpen.
Padgett called out on a close play at 1st to end the inning.
M5…UH leads 6-1
Bottom of the 8th in Greenville: ECU and Cincy are still tied 2-2 (Update: ECU just scored to take a 3-2 lead)
Bottom 5th in Wichita: WSU has a 10-2 lead over USF (Update: WSU now leads 11-2)
1-2-3 inning with a K for Fletcher
T6…UH leads 6-1
1 out solo bomb for Davis, 2nd on the night…Coogs lead 7-1
M6…UH leads 7-1
Cincy with back to back homers in the 9th to take a 4-3 lead
1 out single. Fletcher works around it though.
T7…UH leads 7-1