Hawkeyes Defeat Bison, 5-3 - Hawkeye Sports Official Athletic Site
Baseball hawkeyesports.com
Hawkeyes Defeat Bison, 5-3
Iowa looks to complete sweep tomorrow
Toole went 2-3 today.
Toole went 2-3 today.
Baseball Home

Fricke Rounds Class Recruiting Class

Iowa Baseball Signs Top Class in B1G

B1G Tournament Returns to Omaha in 2016, 2018

Follow all of the college baseball action at CollegeSports.com

Email this to a friend

March 24, 2007

Box Score

IOWA CITY - The University of Iowa Hawkeyes defeated the North Dakota State Bison Saturday afternoon, 5 -3. The win improves the Hawkeyes to 8-5 and the loss drops the Bison to 2-12.

Hawkeye senior Scott Brune started out strong on the hill, not allowing a run to cross until the North Dakota State sixth inning, ending 15 1/3 scoreless innings for Iowa. Brune went 6 1/3 innings, striking out three and walking one. Mike Jacobs got the win for the Hawkeyes, throwing 1 2/3. Mike Schurz struck out two in the ninth inning for his second save of the season.

"Brune did a tremendous job today," said Iowa Head Coach Jack Dahm. "He got in a couple situations but did quality work when we needed him."

Leading the Iowa offense was Justin Toole, who went 2-3 with two runs. Travis Sweet and Dusty Napoleon each had an RBI.

Iowa loaded the bases in the bottom of the seventh and Caleb Curry scored on a Sweet grounder. Napolean doubled to right center driving in Toole, taking a 5-3 lead.

The Hawkeyes return to action tomorrow against North Dakota State beginning at 1 p.m.

North Dakota St. 000 001 200 -- 3 8 3
Iowa 001 002 20X -- 5 10 1
WP - Mike Jacobs (2-0)
LP - Jeff Hille (0-3)
SV - Mike Schurz (2)

Click HERE for more information about the Big Ten Network.

  • Loading Tweets...
    1 second ago