FAYETTEVILLE, Arc. – Griffin Everit had a two-time, two-time single to limit three rallies at the bottom of the fifth inning, and Nebraska stunned No. 1 overall and Arkansas top 5-3 in the Fayetteville region on Sunday.
The two teams will face off again on Monday, with the winner winning a place in the super regionals.
Jaxon Hallmark hit a solo home in the first inning to bet on the Cornhuskers (34-12) and lead 1
Acker and Holmark had single singles in the fifth, with Acker scoring one of Spencer Schwelenbach before Everit’s base kick. Schwellenbach also won after allowing one goal and two walks over the last 4⅔ innings in relief for incumbent Kyle Perry.
Lael Lockhart (3-3) took the loss for the Razorbacks, allowing five runs – four wins – with eight hits over 4⅓ passes.