Karaviotis delivers clutch hit to lift Oregon

LOS ANGELES — Freshman Mark Karaviotis delivered a two-out two-run single in the top of the ninth inning to break a tie and lead No. 7 Oregon to a 5-3 win at Loyola Marymount on Saturday in Game 2 of a three-game series.

Senior Darrell Hunter (2-0) picked up the win allowing no runs on two hits in 12/3 innings of relief. Junior Jake Reed got his second save of the season throwing a scoreless ninth inning.

MICHIGAN STATE 8, OREGON STATE 7 — At Surprise, Ariz., Michigan State scored two runs in the ninth inning to defeat second-ranked Oregon State.

The Spartans overcame a 7-6 Oregon State lead heading into the eighth after the Beavers scored two in the bottom half of the eighth on a double to left center by Kavin Keyes.

Joel Fisher drove in the game-tying run when he reached on an error in the ninth, then watched as Ryan Krill scored the game-winner on a wild pitch from reliever Max Engelbrekt.

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