The Norman Transcript


March 29, 2013

Sooners beat Jayhawks in extra innings

NORMAN — Hunter Haley scored on Matt Oberste’s sacrifice fly in the 10th inning to give the Sooners a 2-1 victory over Kansas Friday night at L. Dale Mitchell Park.

The Sooners (25-4, 5-0 Big 12) won their 13th straight game despite committing four errors. Shortstop Jack Mayfield committed two of them, including an errant throw in the seventh that allowed Ka’iana Eldredge to score the game-tying run.

Dillon Overton held the Jayhawks (14-10, 2-3) to four hits and just the one unearned run over 6 1/3 inning. He struck out six and walked two.

Jacob Evans (5-0) got the win in relief. The freshman didn’t allow a baserunner over the final 3 2/3 innings.

Jordan Piche (4-1) took the loss for Kansas. He entered with two outs in the ninth inning and gave up the game-winning run in the 10th.

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