Baseball's Big 12 Opener Moved to 3 p.m.

Athletics Communications
By Athletics Communications
University of Oklahoma
MARCH 22, 2006

NORMAN, Okla. -- The Oklahoma baseball team’s Big 12 opener against Baylor this Friday, March 24 was moved to 3 p.m. at L. Dale Mitchell Park. 

The contest, originally scheduled for 7 p.m., has been moved due to expected cold weather conditions in Norman.

No. 19 Oklahoma enters the three-game series with an 18-5 mark, while No. 21 Baylor is 15-6 overall and 2-1 in Big 12 play.

The series continues on Saturday with first pitch scheduled for 3 p.m. and the three-game set will conclude on Sunday at 1 p.m.

Baylor owns a 27-23 advantage in the all-time series.  In the last 10 meetings, the Sooners are 4-6 against the Bears.  During the 2005 series in Waco, Baylor took the opener (5-3) and the finale (6-2) after falling in game two (5-2).  In Big 12 play, Baylor holds a 15-12 advantage and when the series is played in Norman, OU is 14-5.



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