The University of Nebraska at Omaha stayed undefeated in Summit League play, beating North Dakota State 4-2 Friday.
The Mavericks (15-16, 9-0) had 12 hits, and freshman Tyler Fox (4-1) had his longest outing of the season, allowing seven hits in 6-1/3 innings.
Cory Buckley and Tyler Splichal, both seniors from Bellevue East, starred offensively for UNO. Buckley went 3 for 4 with a run scored, and Splichal was 2 for 3 with two RBIs. Freshman Alex Schultz also had a pair of hits.
After the Bison closed to 3-2, Splichal’s double scored Ryan Keele, another senior from Bellevue East, to provide the final margin.
Senior Derek Landis pitched a scoreless ninth to earn his fourth save.
UNO and North Dakota State continue their series at 1 p.m. Saturday with a doubleheader at the Ballpark at Boys Town.
UNO and North Dakota State continue their weekend series at 1 p.m. Saturday, with a doubleheader at the Ballpark at Boys Town.