Husker baseball beats Minnesota in home opener, first game with fans

In front of a crowd for the first time all season, Nebraska baseball cruised to a 6-1 victory against Minnesota in its first home game since 2020.
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LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — In front of a crowd for the first time all season, Nebraska baseball cruised to a 6-1 victory against Minnesota in its first home game since 2020. The final attendance was 1,647 in the first game Husker fans were allowed to attend since the pandemic began.

Cade Povich set the tone on the mound with his best performance of the season, tossing seven shutout innings and striking out 10 batters.

Jaxon Hallmark homered in the victory while Griffin Everett had a pair of RBI.

The same teams are back at it on Saturday with a doubleheader. First pitch for game one is set for 12:00 p.m.

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