Bearcats and Wildcats Face Off This Weekend|
April 21, 2011
VILLANOVA at CINCINNATI
The University of Cincinnati baseball team resumes conference play Thursday when it hosts Villanova Universtiy for a three-game series at Marge Schott Stadium. Cincinnati is coming off a three-game series against Rutgers University in New Jersey, where it lost the first two games of the series before winning the finale in extra innings. The Bearcats and Wildcats will play a doubleheader on Thursday, with Game 1 set to begin at 4 p.m. The second game of the doubleheader will begin approximately 30 minutes after the conclusion of Game 2. The series finale is set to being at 4 p.m. Friday. Senior right-handed pitcher Dan Jensen, who is coming off a nine-inning, no-earned-run performance last week, is slated to pitch the series opener. Sophomore RHP Andrew Strenge will throw Game 2, with senior RHP Nick Johnson expected to take the mount in the series finale.
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