Weather Postpones OU, UT Baseball


Wednesday, April 15th 2009, 9:41 pm
By: News 9


By Chad McKee, NEWS 9

NORMAN, Oklahoma -- The Oklahoma Sooners and the Texas Longhorns were scheduled to face each other in a three-game Big 12 baseball series beginning Friday, but bad weather conditions postponed the matchup.

The Texas-Oklahoma baseball game scheduled for Friday night was postponed by bad weather.

The game was rescheduled as part of a Saturday doubleheader. The finale of the three-game Big 12 series is Sunday.

The Sooners, ranked No. 10 nationally by Baseball America, lead the conference at 8-4.

More on News9.com: Listen to what infielder Bryant Hernandez, pitcher Stephen Porlier and Head Coach Sunny Golloway had to say about the upcoming series.

The Longhorns are currently ranked at No. 9 by Baseball America, but are tied with Baylor for the No. 2 conference ranking at 9-6.

OU leads the Big 12 in hitting and UT leads in pitching.

The games begin at 6:05 p.m. in Austin, Texas. You can listen to the games on KOKC 1520 AM.