The Nebraska baseball team hosts in-state rival Omaha Wednesday night. The Huskers played their previous seven games on the road, going 5-2.
NU enters tonight’s contest with a 30-17 record. The Mavericks are 24-22. The Huskers took the first game between the two teams this season, winning 11-6 on April 6th at Werner Park.
First pitch tonight is at 6:35pm. The pre-game show on News Talk 900 KJSK begins at 6:04.
Meantime, Nebraska’s Chad Luensmann was named Tuesday as the Big Ten Freshman of the Week. Luensmann recorded saves in both of NU’s wins last weekend at Michigan State.