Oral Roberts 8, Oklahoma St. 3


Sunday, April 14th 2002, 12:00 am
By: News On 6


TULSA, Okla. (AP) _ David Castillo and Stockton Davis each homered as Oral Roberts beat Oklahoma State 8-3 Sunday.

The Cowboys (25-9) went up 1-0, when Jose Virgil scored on Rob Watson's sacrifice fly in the second inning.

Chad Stewart smacked a two-out RBI-single to tie the game in the bottom of the inning, then the Golden Eagles (23-9) took a 3-1 lead in the third on Castillo's two-run homer, his ninth of the season.

OSU cut the lead to 3-2 when Paul Powell doubled to left center to score Virgil.

Davis then belted a three-run shot in the sixth inning to make it 6-2. Oklahoma State never got closer than the final score.

Rene Recio (6-3) got the win, allowing two hits and two runs in seven innings. Jimmy Rhodes (2-3) was the loser, allowing four runs and six hits in 5 1/3 innings.