BYU Travels to Corpus Christi for Week Two
PROVO, Utah - The BYU baseball team travels to Corpus Christi, Texas, this week to play three games as part of the Kleberg Bank College Classic starting Thursday.
The Cougars (2-2) will play Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (2-3) on Thursday, Feb. 21, at 6 p.m. CT before going against Ohio State (4-0) the following day at 2 p.m. CT. BYU will finish the trip with a game versus Oral Roberts (3-0) on Saturday at 1 p.m. CT. All games will have live video streaming, audio streaming, radio and live stats here.
Junior right-hander Jarod Lessar is schedule to start against the Islanders on Thursday with senior right-hander Jordan Wood set for the Buckeyes on Friday. Saturday's starter is yet to be determined.
After opening the season at two MLB spring training facilities, the Cougars will play four games this weekend at Whataburger Field, home of the Corpus Christi Hooks, the Houston Astros’ double-A affiliate.
BYU won two of three last weekend against Northwestern in Mesa, Arizona, including a walk-off 4-3 victory in 10 innings. BYU also won game three, 11-2. The Cougars lost a close matchup in game two against the Wildcats, 3-2, and dropped a contest against Cal on Monday by a 10-6 score.
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