Friday, April 1, 2011 Results
USC Shocks No. 13 California, 10-5
BERKELEY, Calif. - Junior All-America first baseman Ricky Oropesa belted two home runs and tied his career best with five RBI Friday as the USC Trojans shocked the No. 13 California Golden Bears with a 10-5 win in the opening game of a Pac-10 Conference series. USC snapped Cal's seven-game winning streak as well as a four-game win streak in the series after the Golden Bears swept the Trojans last season at Dedeaux Field.
Derek Jones Homer Stuns No. 11 Stanford
PULLMAN, Wash. - For much of Friday night, the Washington State baseball team looked like it was on the wrong end of a bad April Fools joke. One half inning changed all that.
Gerrit Cole Pitches No. 24 UCLA Baseball Past Washington, 2-1
LOS ANGELES - Right-hander Gerrit Cole struck out 10 batters in a complete-game effort to earn his third victory of the year, leading the No. 24 UCLA baseball team past Washington, 2-1, in the opener of a Pac-10 series at Jackie Robinson Stadium on Friday night.
Cats Roll Behind Heyer's Complete Game, 12-Run Inning
TUCSON, Ariz. - Kurt Heyer tossed a complete game shutout on the mound, and the Wildcats scored 12 runs in the sixth inning as No. 18 Arizona cruised to an 18-0 victory over No. 23 Oregon State in the opening game of a three-game series at Kindall Field/Sancet Stadium on Friday night.
Ducks Drop Pac-10 Opener To No. 5 ASU, 5-2
TEMPE, Ariz. - Oregon took an early lead, but couldn't hold on as fifth-ranked Arizona State came from behind to take the series opener 5-2 at Packard Stadium on Friday night.