State colleges: Utah tops BYU in rivalry baseball game
The Cougars stretched the game to 10 innings, but the Utes came out on top in the rivalry baseball game, winning 5-4 in Salt Lake City. After trailing 1-0 for most of the game, BYU poured in four runs in the top ninth inning to make a late rally and take a 4-1 lead. But the Utes also rallied in the ninth. Cory Hunt, who went 4 for 4 on the night, hit a triple to knock in the game-tying run. Utah's TJ Bennett hit a walk-off single in the 10th.
Boise State 5-12, Southern Utah 3-1 • The Thunderbirds lost both games in their home opener in Cedar City, with a run-shortened blowout in the second game.
Weber State 7-12, Great Falls 0-2 • The Wildcats dominated their doubleheader in Ogden, shutting out the Argos in the first game. Freshman Brooke Ford led the way with four hits and a career-high seven RBIs.
Utah Valley 4, Utah 1 • Amanda Robinson helped the Wolverines hand Utah a loss in its home opener in Salt Lake City, The first baseman went 2 for 3 with two RBIs.
Westminster 19, Saint Mary's 4 • In Salt Lake City, the Griffins won their third straight game. Adam Marfice led with a game-high six points and one assist.
The University of Utah finished 12th at the Duck Invitational in Eugene, Ore.