Oklahoma 14, UC-Riverside 5

Saturday, March 3rd 2007, 2:39 pm
By: News On 6

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) _ Aaron Reza had 4-RBI's to lead Oklahoma to a 14-5 win over California-Riverside.

The Sooners were leading 7-3 Friday night when UC Riverside narrowed the advantage to 7-5 with RBI's by Jamie Pedroza and Aaron Wible in the 5th-inning.

But pitcher Stephen Porlier and two relievers combined to shut out UC Riverside (10-5) in the final 4-innings, and Oklahoma (7-4) increased its advantage with 4-runs in the bottom of the 6th, 1-in the 7th-and 2-in the 8th inning.

Porlier (3-0) got the win for OU, while James Simmons suffered the loss UC Riverside.