Oklahoma State 12, Texas A&M 11

Sunday, April 22nd 2007, 7:27 pm
By: News On 6

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) -- Ty Wright hits a 2-run home run in the top of the 9th to give Oklahoma State a 12-11 win over Texas A&M Sunday.

The Cowboys scored twice in the 8th and twice more in the 9th to rally from a 3-run deficit. Jordy Mercer hit a bases-loaded double in the 8th that scored 2 runs.

In the 9th, Donnie Webb led off with a walk, followed by Wright's game-winning home run off Kyle Thebeau.

It was the second straight day that OSU scored the winning run during its final at-bat.

OSU is now 31-10 overall and 10-5 in Big 12 Conference play while Texas A&M falls to 32-10 and 9-8.

Wrigh extended his hitting streak to 18 games and scored 4 runs to go with his 2 RBIs. Mercer and Matt Mangini also drove in 2 runs for Oklahoma State.

Corey Brown and Ryan Flavell also hit home runs for the Cowboys.

OSU used 8 pitchers, including Mercer, who picked up his first win by throwing 4 innings of 1-hit shutout ball to end the game.