Athletics Communications
By Athletics Communications
University of Oklahoma
MARCH 03, 2018

Game Notes: Oklahoma vs. Alabama (Game Two)

Game Notes: Oklahoma vs. Alabama (Game Two)
Location: Norman, Okla. - L. Dale Mitchell Park
Result: Win, 16-4
Attendance: 1,775
Date: March 3, 2018

Notes

Team:

  • Oklahoma started Cade Harris, Kyler Murray and Steele Walker from left to right in the outfield for the seventh game in a row.
  • The Sooners scored 10 runs or more for the second time this season.
  • Oklahoma’s 16 runs were the most since plating 17 at Kennesaw State (3/17/17).
  • OU’s 17 hits were the most since registering 15 at Dallas Baptist (4/18/17).
  • The Sooners are 5-2 when scoring first and 4-0 when scoring in the first inning this season.
  • The win marked the second for Oklahoma against Alabama, which leads the all-time series 4-2.

Cade Harris:

  • Hit his seventh double of the season, matching his career-high of seven in a season back in 2016, and 17th of his career.

Kyle Mendenhall:

  • Blasted his second home run of the season and eighth of his career.
  • Collected a career-high four hits in his third multi-hit game of the season and 26th of his career.
  • Posted a multi-RBI game for the fourth time this season and 15th time in his career.

Brylie Ware:

  • Is hitting .385 (10-for-26) after starting the season 0-for-14 and is on a five-game hit streak.
  • Recorded a career-high five RBI.
  • Notched his first multi-RBI game of the season, eighth of his career and fourth multi-hit game of the season, 17th of his career.

Brandon Zaragoza:

  • Tallied his second multi-hit game of the season and 13th of his career.
  • Hit his third double of the season and fifth of his career.