Oklahoma State 28, Princeton 2

Sunday, March 11th 2001, 12:00 am
By: News On 6

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) _ Rob Watson was 4-of-5 for six RBIs and Scott Baker allowed only six hits and two runs in five innings as Oklahoma State beat Princeton 28-2 on Saturday.

Things started off quietly. The Tigers (1-2) got a homer off Andrew Hanson to take an early 1-0 lead in the first inning. The Cowboys (15-3) tied the game at 1-1 in the bottom of the inning.

In the second inning, Cowboy batters got seven runs off Princeton starter Bryan Biegen, beginning with Watson's home run. Brian Kraft then hit a three-run triple and Luke Scott closed out scoring in the inning with a two-run shot.

Oklahoma State cushioned its lead to 12 runs in the third inning, putting up five runs on five hits, including Nebasett Brown's RBI-triple.

OSU got eight runs in the fourth, including homers by Roy York and Brad Bouris.

The Cowboys added four more runs in the fifth and three in the sixth to round out scoring.

Baker remained perfect on the season at 4-0.

Biegen pitched 2.2 inning and surrendered 13 earned runs in the loss.