WKYT | Lexington, Kentucky | Sports

UK falls in 21 innings, 7-6 to Kent State

Kent State pushed across a run in the top of the 21st inning on Friday and then held on to defeat Kentucky 7-6 in the opening game of the NCAA Tournament in the Gary, Ind. Regional.

The game took more than six hours and 30 minutes to play. The 21 innings is the second-longest in NCAA Tournament history.

Kent State now has won 18 consecutive games.

Kentucky will face the loser of the second game in Gary, between Valparaiso and Purdue, on Saturday at 4:00 eastern.

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus


2851 Winchester Rd. Lexington, Ky 40509 859-299-0411 - switchboard 859-299-2727 - newsroom
Register for Email
RSS Feeds
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 156550505 - wkyt.com/a?a=156550505
Gray Television, Inc.