Kody Davis is tied for fourth in the Pac-12 with eight walks.
March 5, 2014
Friday vs. UT Arlington: Utah's Mitch Watrous (Jr./RHP) vs. UT Arlington TBA
Saturday vs. Abilene Christian: Utah's Dalton Carroll (So./RHP) vs. Abilene Christian TBA
Sunday vs. Missouri State: Utah's Bret Helton (So./RHP) vs. Missouri State's Jon Harris (So./RHP)
Monday vs. UT Arlington: Utah's Tanner Banks (Sr./LHP) vs. UT Arlington TBA
SALT LAKE CITY - The Utah baseball team continues this weekend at the UT Arlington Invitational, March 7-10. Utah starts the tournament against UT Arlington on Friday, March 7, at 3:00 p.m. CT, followed by Abilene Christian on Saturday, March 8, at 11:00 a.m. CT, and Missouri State on Sunday, March 9, at 11:00 a.m. CT. The Utes face UT Arlington a second time on Monday, March 10, at 1:00 p.m. CT.
Utah (5-6) plays five games this week, after taking on BYU on Tuesday.
"We play five games this week, so we have a lot of opportunities to continue getting better as we get closer to Pac-12 play against Oregon State next week," Kinneberg said. "This is a big week to get our pitching in line and continue to get as many at-bats as we can."
UT Arlington is 3-8 overall. Missouri State is 7-3 while Abilene Christian is 6-2.
The Utes are tied for the Pac-12 lead with four saves, and are first in the Pac-12 in runners picked off (five). Utah is third in the Pac-12 in stolen bases (13).
The tournament concludes four-straight weekends on the road. Utah hosts Oregon State for a three-game series beginning on Friday, March 14, for its home opener.