NU’s Alvarado Tabbed Big Ten Pitcher of the Week

Nebraska right-hander Luis Alvarado earned Big Ten Pitcher of the Week honors yesterday.

The Puerto Rico native threw 7.0 scoreless innings to earn a win against Cal Poly last Friday.  He allowed only five hits and one walk, while notching eight strikeouts.

The Huskers host Northern Colorado this afternoon in the opener of a two-game series.