Kentucky 8 Kansas 6
LEXINGTON, Ky. — Freshman Zack Brown earned his first career win and Spencer Jack picked up his fourth save, lifting No. 22 Kentucky to an 8-6 elimination-game win over Kansas, on Sunday in the NCAA Tournament, hosted by Louisville, in front of 2,275 at Jim Patterson Stadium.
Kentucky (37-24) will now advance to the NCAA Louisville Regional final to face host UofL at 4:20 p.m. ET at Jim Patterson Stadium. The game will be televised live on ESPNU, with Clay Matvick and Gabe Gross calling the action. The game will also be broadcast live on the UK IMG Radio Network, with the Voice of UK Baseball, Neil Price, calling the action. Fans in Central Kentucky can hear the game live on WLAP 630-AM, in Louisville on WKJK 1080-AM and online at UKathletics.com.
The Wildcats used an explosive offensive attack to post the win, with UK getting two runs in the first, one in the second, four in the fourth and one in the sixth for an early 8-0 lead. UK then fought off a furious Kansas rally that saw the Jayhawks plate six over the sixth and eighth innings.
Louisville 4 Kentucky 1
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