March 7, 2011
No. 5 Texas (7-4) vs. UTSA (6-8)
When: March 8, 2011, at 6 p.m. Central
Where: Austin, Texas (UFCU Disch-Falk Field)
Radio: 1300 AM "The Zone"
Internet Audio and Video: TexasSports.tv
Live stats: Gametracker
All-Time Series: Texas leads 21-5
Coach Garrido vs UTSA: 17-5
PROBABLE PITCHING MATCHUPS
Tuesday, March 8, 2011 - 6 p.m. Central
Texas: RHP Cole Green (0-2, 5.68 ERA)
UTSA: LHP D.D. Towler (1-0, 0.00 ERA)
Erich Weiss is Texas’ top hitter with runners in scoring position. The freshman is hitting .538 (7-for-13) with a .611 on-base percentage and .923 slugging percentage with runners in scoring position. In addition to his seven hits, he has four walks, two sacrifice bunts and one sacrifice fly. He has one double, two triples and nine RBI with runners in scoring position.
Texas pitchers are bearing down against left-handed hitters holding them to a .208 (20-for-96) batting average on the season and just three extra-base hits. Cole Green has held lefties to a .059 batting average (1-for-17) while Taylor Jungmann has them hitting just .160 (4-for-25).