9:00 PM ET, June 22, 2010
Clemson holds on in completion of suspended game
OMAHA, Neb. -- Clemson finished what it started the night before at the College World Series, but not before getting a scare from Oklahoma.The Tigers, who used an OU pitching meltdown and costly error to build a five-run lead before the rain and lightning came in the fifth inning Tuesday night, held on to beat the Sooners 6-4 on Wednesday in the completion of a suspended game.The win was a relief for Clemson after having its momentum stopped by the weather.
• The Tigers are one win away from their first appearance in the championship round of the CWS in the school's 12th CWS trip.
• Alex Frederick entered the CWS with two saves and has now saved both of Clemson's wins in Omaha.
• Clemson 3B John Hinson went 3-for-4 with two RBIs, his eighth multi-hit game in nine NCAA tournament contests.
• The top three hitters in the Sooners order struggled, finishing 1-for-14 with five strikeouts.
|4th||C Bushyhead singled to center, C Reine scored.||1||0|
|4th||J Hinson singled to center, J Schaus scored, K Parker to third, B Miller to second.||1||1|
|4th||R Shaffer hit sacrifice fly to right, K Parker scored, B Miller to third.||1||2|
|4th||S Kieboom singled to right, B Miller and J Hinson scored, W Boyd to third.||1||4|
|5th||B Miller safe at second on error by left fielder M White, K Parker scored.||1||5|
|5th||J Hinson singled to right, B Miller scored.||1||6|
|7th||C Seitzer homered to right center.||2||6|
|8th||T Ogle homered to right.||3||6|
|9th||T Ogle doubled to deep right center, C Ellison scored.||4||6|
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|Weather:||88 degrees, partly cloudy|
|Umpires:||Home Plate - Paul Guillie, First Base - Aj Lostaglio, Second Base - Jim Jackson, Third Base - Chris Coskey|