Astin Gets Seventh Save, Razorbacks Outlast No. 5 Florida In 10 Innings

by The Associated Press  on Monday, Apr. 30, 2012 8:23 am  

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RBIs by Dominic Ficociello and Michael Gunn powered Arkansas to a 3-1 Southeastern Conference victory at No. 5 Florida in 10 innings.

The Gators (33-12, 12-9) tied the game on Preston Tucker's RBI in the bottom of the eighth inning, but neither Florida nor the Razorbacks (31-13, 11-10) could get any hits in the ninth Sunday. Florida remained hitless in the bottom of the extra inning.

Gunn went 1-for-1, Ficociello finished 1-for-3 and Bo Bigham went 1-for-4 to pace Arkansas. Tucker had one RBI for Florida.

Colby Suggs (4-0) allowed no hits or runs in 1 2-3 innings of relief for Arkansas. Barrett Astin earned his seventh save of the season.

Johnny Magliozzi (4-2) took the loss, allowing one hit and the winning runs in 1-3 of an inning of relief.

Copyright 2012 The Associated Press.

 

 

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