FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Ought to-earn video game tomorrow.
No. 1 Arkansas, plagued by 3 defensive problems, was taken down by No. 19 Nebraska, 5-3, on Sunday night time at Baum-Walker Stadium. The Razorbacks (48-11) and Cornhuskers (34-13) will now enjoy in the winner-choose-all NCAA Fayetteville Regional championship match at 6 p.m. Monday, June 7, on ESPN2.
After falling driving by a run in the very first, the Razorbacks utilized two singles, an mistake and a wild pitch to rating three instances in the best of the third. The Hogs, having said that, coughed up that two-operate direct as the offense struggled to develop in opposition to Husker reliever Spencer Schwellenbach.
All five of Nebraska’s operates came towards Arkansas starter Lael Lockhart, who permitted 4 acquired even though putting out 5 in 4 1/3 innings. A throwing error in the bottom of the third led to the initially of four unanswered operates, supporting the Cornhuskers chip absent at the Razorbacks’ direct.
Ryan Costeiu and Connor Noland followed Lockhart out of the bullpen, combining for 5 strikeouts in 2 2/3 innings of reduction work. Noland faced the minimum in two innings, retiring the Nebraska aspect in order in the bottom of the seventh.
The winner of tomorrow night’s contest will generate a berth to the NCAA Super Regionals and participate in NC State in a most effective-of-three series.