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BASEBALL: UC DAVIS (7-7) AT NEVADA (5-6)

When: Today, 2 p.m.

Where: Peccole Park

Coaches: Nevada’s Gary Powers (766-601-4); UC Davis’ Rex Peters (149-0141-1) is in his 6th season

UC Davis

1B – Evan Hudson (.283, 9 RBI)

2B -Matt Dempsey (.333, 2 RBI)

SS – Scott Heylman (.226, RBI)

3B – Ty Kelly (.378, 4 RBI)

LF – Kevin James (.351, HR, 13 RBI)

CF – Ryan Royster (.358, 3 HR, 12 RBI)

RF – Ryan Scoma (.429, 5 RBI)

C – Jake Jefferies (.423, 2 HR, 12 RBI)

DH – Justin Schaffee (.211, 2 RBI)

P – Bryan Evans (1-1, 3.31)

Nevada (Through Sunday)

1B – Shaun Kort (.410, HR, 18 RBI)

2B – David Ciarlo (.568, 2 HR, 9 RBI)

SS – Kevin Rodland (.206, 2 RBI)

3B – Jason Rodriguez (.410, HR, 9 RBI)

LF – Matt Bowman (.314, HR, 7 RBI)

CF – Jason Sadoian (.385, HR, 5 RBI)

RF – Nick Leid (.333, HR, 7 RBI)

DH – Terry Walsh (.171, HR, 5 RBI)

C – Tyson Jaquez (.296, 2HR, 6 RBI)

P – Stephen Bautista (1-1, 11.12)

About Nevada: The Pack has won five of its last six, including two of three against UC Riverside … Ciarlo, who has started 82 straight games at second base, has a 10-game hit streak … Kort was named the WAC’s top hitter last week after hitting .550 and driving in 14 runs in five games … Oregon State, the two-time defending College World Series champion, comes to Reno for a three-game series starting Friday … Rodriquez and Ciarlo have seven multi-hit games … Nevada’s bullpen has allowed just five of 16 inherited runners to score thus far.

About UC Davis: The Aggies enter the game with a 7-7 record after pounding River City rival Sacramento State 12-3 over the weekend … The Aggies are 6-3 when facing a right-handed starter … The Aggies are 3-2 on the road … Dempsey has made seven errors in 51 chances.

Compiled by Darrell Moody