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Stephen Tarpley picked up his fifth win with 7 1/3 strong innings.

Tarpley, Cruz Talk About USC’s Big Series Win Over Oregon State

Stephen Tarpley picked up his fifth win with 7 1/3 strong innings.LOS ANGELES — When USC needed a big start Sunday afternoon from freshman Stephen Tarpley, he supplied it.

Tarpley improved to 5-1 on the season, pitching 7 1/3 innings and allowing only two runs on six hits and a walk to help the Trojans (22-17, 7-10) to a 6-2 victory and a series win over visiting Oregon State (28-14, 8-10).

Tarpley struggled in the first inning, allowing back-to-back doubles to open the game, but found his groove shortly after.

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