Tuesday at Norvell Field, the Indians swept their first doubleheader since April 22, defeating the Emporia Spartans 7-1 in the opener and 11-2 in the nightcap on senior day.
The loss dropped K-State to 24-26 overall and 8-12 in the Big 12, while Oklahoma improved to 31-22 and 12-8 in the league.
The Indians lost the first game of their doubleheader, 7-2, and the nightcap, 10-5.
Heavy rains Monday caused flooding in several areas of Manhattan.
The quiet of K-State at night contrasts activity of daytime on campus. The buildings with their lights on act as beacons, lighting the pathways ahead. The campus is calm, peaceful, almost at rest.
The Indians had not previously lost a game to the Blue Jays since 2008, spanning 14 games.
It’s Thursday evening, the night before an auction, and cattle are beginning to arrive. Manhattan Commission Company already smells like livestock.
TCU pitcher Preston Morrison pitched a complete-game shutout, holding the Wildcats to four hits and two walks while striking out six in a 9-0 win for the Horned Frogs.
The Indians were swept, with the Thunderbirds winning the first game, 7-3, and run-ruling MHS in six innings in Game 2, 16-8.
The Mountaineers (18-11, 4-5) came through in the clutch when K-State couldn’t.
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