FAYETTEVILLE (AP) – The University of Arkansas baseball team travels to warmer environs this weekend for three games.
The Razorbacks will be in Mobile, Alabama, beginning Friday. Arkansas will play Central Florida on Friday, South Alabama on Saturday and Maryland on Sunday.
Last weekend, Arkansas swept its season-opening series against North Dakota, with 36 runs in three games. It was the sixth time in eight years that Arkansas swept a three-game series to start the season.
Arkansas coach Dave Van Horn is 13-0 in season-openers at Arkansas. The team is 45-11 in those games since 1960.
After the opening weekend of games, Arkansas leads the Southeastern Conference in batting average at .421. Arkansas had 48 hits and its pitchers struck out 39 batters. Razorback Clark Eagan was 8-of-14 hitting with 12 RBIs.