Freshman 2B Brooks Marlow began his Texas career with a bang Friday afternoon, hitting two home runs and driving in three runs in a 4-0 Texas victory. Nathan Thornhill pitched five scoreless innings and Corey Knebel finished things off with two more scoreless frames in the 7-inning opener to the doubleheader. Mark Payton added an insurance run late in the game with an RBI standup triple.
The second game will begin around 5:10 PM CST. This is your open thread.
Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012 - 6 p.m. Central
Texas: LHP Hoby Milner (7-4, 2.45 ERA in 2011)
Duke: LHP Trent Swart (Freshman)