Oral Roberts 5, Oklahoma 1

Wednesday, April 9th 2003, 12:00 am
By: News On 6

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) _ Taylor McIntyre pitched eight strong innings on a cold night, leading Oral Roberts University to a 5-1 victory over Oklahoma on Tuesday.

With temperatures in the low 40s at game time, McIntyre (3-1) gave up six hits and didn't walk anyone.

The Golden Eagles (15-13) took advantage of Sooner wildness to score twice with two outs in the second inning, then added three runs in the fourth.

Josh Lex scored on a bases-loaded walk and Matt VanDerBosch came across on a wild pitch in the second.

The Golden Eagles got another run on a bases-loaded walk in the fifth. Lex added a sacrifice fly and VanDerBosch had an RBI single.

Oklahoma starter David Purcey (0-2) gave up five runs in four innings, walking five and striking out five.

LaFringe Hayes and Jay Yaconetti had two hits for Oklahoma (13-16).