Anderson’s Troops Sweep Sooners

Norman–Lincoln Southeast product and NU sophomore Alex Gordon went 3-5 at the plate with 2 RBI and Freshman pitchers Zach Kronke and Tim Shoeninger combined to keep Oklahoma at bay as the Big Red earned a 5-2 win over the Sooners on Sunday.

Junior Drew Anderson hit his second homerun of the season and Matt Hopper became the Big 12's All-Time Hits leader with a stand-up double in the 5th inning.  Hopper has 283 career hits.  Nebraska is now 19-6 overall and 7-2 in Big 12 play.

In Lincoln, the NU softball team got a 2-run homerun in the bottom of the 6th inning from Sheena Lawrick to top Texas 3-1 and earn a series split with the Longhorns.  Freshman pitcher Summer Tobias gave up 1 run on 7 hits and struck out 4.