Ohio State Heads to Orlando to Face UCF, The Citadel and Oklahoma

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COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State baseball team travels to Orlando, Fla., this weekend for the UCF Tournament. The Buckeyes take on host Central Florida at 7:05 p.m. Friday before facing The Citadel at 12:05 p.m. Saturday and Oklahoma at 10:05 a.m. Sunday at Jay Bergman Field.

Live results for all three contests and a live video stream can be found on the baseball schedule page at OhioStateBuckeyes.com or fans can follow twitter.com/OhioState_BASE for updates.

The Buckeyes opened the 2014 season by splitting four contests last weekend in Port Charlotte, Fla. Ohio State picked up an 8-2 win over Connecticut in the opener and followed that up with a 1-0 victory over Auburn before dropping 7-3 and 8-6 decisions to Indiana State to close the weekend.

Junior left-hander Ryan Riga tossed 6.0 scoreless innings, striking out three to pick up the win over Auburn. Freshman outfielder Ronnie Dawson went 5-for-8 with a double, a home run, three RBI and three runs scored while senior outfielder Tim Wetzel went 4-for-11 with three doubles, three RBI and two runs scored.


Jody Victor