Cody Scaggari had an RBI single in the eighth inning for the Utes.
April 27, 2014
SALT LAKE CITY - The Utah baseball team fell to Nevada, 11-1, on Sunday afternoon to close out the non-conference series.
Nevada had several big innings, scoring four runs in the fifth and eighth innings.
Utah had just three hits on the day. Konnor Armijo broke up a no-hitter with a double to the gap in left center in the fifth inning. The Utes would leave two on base that inning after Cory Hunt was hit by a pitch.
Hunt and Cody Scaggari also had hits in the game, leading to Utah's eighth-inning run to break up the shutout. Hunt led off the inning with a single up the middle, stole second and advanced to third on a throwing error on the play. He scored on Scaggari's RBI single to left field.
Utah used seven pitchers, with Zach Adams earning the start. He allowed four runs on three hits with three walks and two strikeouts over four innings, and falls to 0-3 with the loss. Dalton Carroll, Tanner Banks, Bret Helton, Dylan Drachler, Josh Chapman and Nick Green also saw time on the mound.
Utah returns to conference play against Washington, with the Utes hosting the Huskies for a three-game series from May 2-4.