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Cody leads Manhattan past Nebraska

6/2/2006

LINCOLN, Neb. -- Chris Cody threw 142 pitches in his ninth
complete game of the season and Manhattan won in its first NCAA
tournament appearance since 1957, beating Nebraska 4-1 Friday in
the first round of the Lincoln Regional.
Matt Rizzotti and John Fitzpatrick homered on consecutive
pitches for the Jaspers (33-21), playing in the NCAA tournament for
the second time overall. They advanced to play the San
Francisco-Miami winner.
The Cornhuskers (42-16), seeded sixth in the nation, face an
elimination game against the San Francisco-Miami loser.
Cody (12-2) scattered eight hits, walked one and struck out
seven.