September 18, 2014

NU baseball sweeps Penn State and gains Big Ten berth

The Huskers scored five runs in the bottom of the fourth inning to rally back from their first deficit of the series en route to a three game sweep of Penn State after an 8-4 victory on Sunday at Hawks Field.  Nebraska clinched a berth in the Big Ten Tournament and improved to 32-17 and 13-5 in the Big Ten.? A crowd of 4,316 helped set an NU season-high attendance of 13,944.

Pat Kelly went 3-for-4 with three RBI and drove in eight runs with six hits and four runs.

The Huskers prepare for finals and then head to East Lansing, MI. for their final road conference games of the year at Michigan State. The three-game series begins on Saturday, May 10 at 2:05 p.m.

Nebraska is tied for second with Illinois in the Big Ten and are three games behind Indiana.