Kansas State beats Missouri 11-5 - KMOV.com

Kansas State beats Missouri 11-5

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) -- Jordan Cruz went two-for-four with a triple and a home run to lead Kansas State over Missouri 11-5 Sunday.

Cruz ended the game with three RBIs, as did Carter Jurica, who went three-for-three for Kansas State (29-11, 8-7 Big 12). Drew Biery also hit a home run.

Steve Gray went two-for-four with two RBIs for Missouri (21-20, 8-10).

The Wildcats' Evan Marshall (2-2) got the win, allowing three runs on five hits in almost two innings of work. Thomas Rooke was credited with his third save, striking out four batters.

The losing pitcher was Tigers starter Nick Tepesch, who gave up five hits and six runs over four and two-thirds innings. Only three of the runs were earned. He also struck out three and walked two.

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