Game Notes: Oklahoma vs. Indiana

Athletics Communications
By Athletics Communications
University of Oklahoma
FEBRUARY 16, 2018

Game Notes: Oklahoma vs. Indiana

Game Notes: Oklahoma vs. Indiana
Location: Myrtle Beach, S.C. - TicketReturn.com Field
Result: Win, 6-3
Attendance: 722
Date: Feb. 16, 2018

Notes

Team:

  • The Sooners are 38-19 on opening day since 1962 and have won on opening day in back-to-back seasons; both against ranked opponents.
  • Oklahoma is 3-0 all-time against Indiana; having previously won twice against the Hoosiers in 1975.
  • The game marked the first for OU in South Carolina since facing USC in the 2012 Columbia Super Regional.
  • Oklahoma hit back-to-back home runs for the first time since Austin O’Brien and Brylie Ware went deep in the home finale vs. TCU (5/14/17).

Connor Berry:

  • Picked up his second career save and first since closing out a 3-0 win over Central Arkansas (3/1/16).

Cade Cavalli:

  • Hit a home run in his first career at-bat.
  • First Sooner to homer on opening day since Cameron Seitzer against Western Illinois (2/20/09).

Cade Harris:

  • Posted the 16th multi-hit game of his career.

Jake Irvin:

  • Started and won on opening day for the second year in a row.
  • Earned the 13th win of his career.
  • First win since beating Kansas State (5/5/17) on the road.

Kyle Mendenhall:

  • Registered the 24th multi-hit game of his career.
  • Blasted his seventh career home run.

Steele Walker:

  • Recorded the 37th multi-hit and ninth three-hit game of his career.
  • Hit his 12th career home run; putting him one ahead of DeRenzo for active career leader at OU.
  • Picked up his 34th career double.