#7 Kentucky Comes to Sembower for Wednesday Tilt
May 8, 2012
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Indiana Baseball, winners of six of the last seven games, plays host to #7 Kentucky (37-11, 15-9 SEC) on Wednesday for a midweek border battle with the Wildcats. First pitch is slated for 3:05 pm at Sembower Field.
A pair of righties are expected start on the mound, sophomore Ryan Halstead (3-2, 5.61) for Indiana (24-24, 11-7 Big Ten) and freshman Chandler Sheperd (3-0, 4.17) for the Wildcats.
Live stats and a free audio broadcast will be available right here at IUHoosiers.com while a video stream can be seen on BTN.com or IUHoosiers.com's All-Access page (fee). Find in-game updates on Twitter, @KKatIU.
Kentucky owns a two-game edge in the all-time series, winning 17 of 32 previous meetings between the two schools. In Bloomington, the series has been split at four games apiece.
BIG NETWORK CAN'T GET ENOUGH OF THE HOOSIERS
The Hoosiers will now be seen on BTN's national stage in each of the final four weekends of the regular season. In addition, each and every contest of the Big Ten Tournament (May 23-26) is aired by the conference network.
Indiana's next BTN appearance is this Sunday, May 13, at Northwestern. First pitch is set for 3 pm EST.
The May 19th contest will be the last at Sembower Field as the Hoosiers move into Kaufman Field for the 2013 campaign...
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