From Press Release
The University of Texas had three newcomers combine to allow just three hits as the Longhorns posted a 5-0 shutout against UTPA in collegiate baseball action Wednesday afternoon at UFCU Disch-Falk Field.
Chance Ruffin (1-0) earned the victory as the designated starter, yielding three hits and one walk while striking out four over three innings. Casey Whitmer posted five strikeouts as he whiffed all nine batters he faced over three innings. Marcus Tackett needed just 11 pitches to close out the game with a scoreless seventh inning.