Conference USA Weekend Recap (Feb. 28th-March 2nd)

#10 Rice (7-5) vs. #15 Texas (9-3), #16 TCU (7-4) and #26 Texas Tech (9-3)

Game 1 – Rice: 0 Texas: 2

Game 2 – Rice: 1 TCU: 0. Rice starting pitcher Blake Fox struck out a career-high seven hitters in 6 IP.

Game 3 – Rice: 1 TTU: 2

 

East Carolina (6-5) vs. Western Kentucky (7-4), Pittsburgh (4-5) and Ohio State (7-3)

Game 1 – ECU: 2 WKU: 1. ECU’s Jeff Hoffman struck out a career-high 14 batters.

Game 2 – ECU: 4 Pitt: 2

Game 3 – ECU: 3 OSU: 2

 

Tulane (8-2; 2-1) vs. Sacred Heart (1-1)

Game 1 – Tulane: 2 Sacred Heart: 3

Game 2 – Tulane: 6 Sacred Heart: 5

 

FIU (11-1) vs. Dartmouth (1-2)

Game 1 – FIU: 11 Dartmouth: 0

Game 2 – FIU: 0 Dartmouth: 3

Game 3 – FIU: 11 Dartmouth: 7

 

UAB (10-2) vs. Arkansas State (6-6)

Game 1 – UAB: 5 Ark. State: 0. UAB’s Chase Mallard tossed 7 scoreless innings, while striking out seven. Mallard has yet to give up a run this season in three starts and 21.1 innings pitched. In those three starts he’s only allowed 8 hits and 3 walks, while striking out 29.

Game 2 – UAB: 3 Ark. State: 1

Game 3 – UAB: 3 Ark. State: 5

 

Florida Atlantic (8-3) vs. St. John’s (2-7)

Game 1 – FAU: 11 St. John’s: 1

Game 2 – FAU: 3 St. John’s: 4

Game 3 – FAU: 5 St. John’s: 4

 

Old Dominion (8-4) vs. Rutgers (3-6)

Game 1 – ODU: 12 Rutgers: 3

Game 2 – ODU: 2 Rutgers: 4

Game 3 – ODU: 12 Rutgers: 6

 

UTSA (7-4) vs. South Dakota State (6-5)

Game 1 – UTSA: 5 SDSU: 1

Game 2 – UTSA: 8 SDSU: 5

Game 3 – UTSA: 6 SDSU: 7 (10)

 

Southern Miss (6-6) vs. Troy (7-5)

Game 1 – Southern Miss: 3 Troy: 1

Game 2 – Southern Miss: 0 Troy: 5

Game 3 – Southern Miss: 7 Troy: 6

 

Middle Tennessee State (4-6) vs. Kent State (7-3)

Game 1 – MTSU: 12 Kent State: 4

Game 2 – MTSU: 4 Kent State: 5

Game 3 – MTSU: 5 Kent State: 6

 

Charlotte (2-6-1) vs. Creighton (4-4-1)

Game 1- Charlotte: 6 Creighton: 7 (10)

Game 2 – Charlotte: 1 Creighton: 3

Game 3 – Charlotte: 5 Creighton: 5 (10, quit because of travel curfew)

 

Marshall (3-8) vs. James Madison (6-6), Coastal Carolina (4-7), Duke (7-4) and Rhode Island (2-10)

Game 1 – Marshall: 5 JMU: 8 (10)

Game 2 – Marshall: 1 Coa. Carolina: 2

Game 3 – Marshall: 2 Duke: 5

Game 4 – Marshall: 5 Rhode Island: 6

 

Louisiana Tech (3-7; 1-3) vs. Minnesota (6-3)

Game 1 – La Tech: 3 Minn.: 2

Game 2 – La Tech: 2 Minn.: 4 (10)

Game 3 – La Tech: 1 Minn.: 6