Game Notes: Oklahoma at Kennesaw State (Game One)
Game Notes: Oklahoma at Kennesa State (Game One)
Location: Kennesaw, Ga. - Stillwell Stadium
Result: Win, 5-2
Date: March 17, 2017
- The game marked the first-ever match-up between the two programs.
- Oklahoma is 30-24 as a ranked team under Hughes.
- Fifth game with two home runs or more.
- The Sooners were outhit for the third game in a row and fifth time this season. OU is 3-2 in such games.
- Oklahoma pitchers combined for 14 strikeouts; the third highest total of the season.
- Sooner pitchers reached double figures in strikeouts for the 14th time this season. OU total 16 such games in 2016.
- Hit his fourth double of the season and second of the road trip.
- Hit his second home run of the season for his fifth multi-hit game of the season and 11th of his career.
- Became the first Sooner to throw over 100 pitches this season.
- Pitched six innings; his fourth start of six innings or more.
- Improved to 5-0 on the season and 11-2 in his career.
- Blasted his second home run of the season and fourth of his career.
- Drove in a career-high three runs.
- Hit leadoff for the second time this season.