Krizan comes through in 10th inning
Krizan gets NCAA-leading 38th double of the season
FORT WORTH, Texas --- Dallas Baptist's Jason Krizan hit an RBI single in the 10th inning and Brandon Williamson threw nine innings as the Patriots outlasted Oklahoma 3-2 on Friday.
In picking up his 10th win of the season, Williamson struck out seven.
With the game tied 2-2, Dallas Baptist came out hot in the top of the 10th. Chris Haney reached first on a lead-off bunt. Tyler Robbins soon followed with a bunt of his own and reached first, but Oklahoma's Jordan John gunned Haney out at second base. With one out and Robbins on first base, Landon Anderson hit a shot to right field, advancing Robbins to third base. One batter later, Krizan singled to shortstop to score Robbins, giving the Patriots a 3-2 lead.
Dallas Baptist brought in Haney to finish off the Sooners. Haney struck out the final batter of the game to pick up his 13th save of the season.
The Patriots got off to a hot start in the top of first inning as Anderson doubled to the right-center gap. Krizan soon followed with an RBI double down the right field line, recording his NCAA-leading 38th double of the season to give Dallas Baptist an early 1-0 lead.
The Sooners answered in the bottom of the fifth inning with Garrett Buechele’s sacrifice fly to level the game 1-1. Both teams set up scoring opportunities in the sixth, but neither team was able to convert. After Robbins advanced to first on a hit-by-pitch in the top of the sixth inning, Joel Hutter slapped a two-out single, advancing Robbins to second base. But Ryan Behmanesh popped-out to end the inning.
Williamson pitched himself out of a jam in the bottom of the sixth inning. The Sooners got two men on base, but Max White struck out to end the inning.
The Sooners came out swinging in the bottom of the seventh inning as Tyler Ogle delivered a two-out RBI single to right field, giving the Sooners a 2-1 lead.
Trailing 2-1 going into the ninth, Behmanesh led off for the Patriots with a single to left field. Shortly after, McAlpine laid down a sacrifice bunt that advanced Behmanesh to second. With two outs and one man on, Austin Elkins hit a rope to right field that scored Behmanesh, tying the game. Elkins was thrown out at second base to end the inning, sending the game to extra innings.