COUGARS HOST BEAVERS IN KEY PAC-12 SERIES
The Washington State (15-14, 6-3 Pac-12) baseball team hosts Oregon State (25-6, 9-3 Pac-12) in a three-game Pac-12 Conference series, April 11-13...game times are 6 p.m., Friday, 2 p.m., Saturday and noon, Sunday...Washington State is 276-261 under Donnie Marbut, who is in his 10th season as head coach of the Washington State program and 11th overall in Pullman...Marbut is assisted by Gregg Swenson, Pat Waer and Michael Naughton.
COVERAGE OF THE COUGARS
The three-game series with Oregon State will have a live video stream on www.wsucougars.com...all games will have live radio on KQQQ NewsTalk 1150 AM in Pullman and 104.7 FM in Moscow, Idaho...veteran announcer Steve Grubbs will call the action...Cougar Baseball provides updates on Twitter on @Cougbaseball.
Friday - Faculty/Staff Tickets ($2); Family Fun Pack ($20)
Saturday - Free Roses to First 500 Moms
Sunday - Jackie Robinson T-Shirts to First 100 Fans; Baseball Bingo; Kids Run the Bases
ABOUT THE BEAVERS
Oregon State is 25-6, 9-3 in Pac-12...Beavers are in second place in the conference standings, one game back of Washington (10-2) and a game and half up on UCLA and Washington State, both 6-3...Beavers are ranked fifth in the Collegiate Baseball and NCBWA polls and sixth by Baseball America and ESPN/USA Today.
OREGON STATE SERIES NOTES
The Cougars lead 227-195-2...first meeting was in 1910...Beavers won two of three in Corvallis last season...Oregon State won two of three games in Pullman during the 2012 season and has won the last three series overall...Washington State owns a 126-73-2 advantage in Pullman.