The second-seed Oklahoma State Cowboys (29-22-1) will face the seventh-seed West Virginia Mountaineers (27-25) in the first round of the Big 12 Championship at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark, home of the Oklahoma City Dodgers, in Oklahoma City on Wednesday at 4 p.m.
OSU is 2-1 against West Virginia this season after a three-game series April 13-15.
Starter Joe Lienhard is in line to start Wednesday’s game. Lienhard is 5-2 with a 5.43 ERA and 59 Ks.
Players To Watch for OSU:
C Colin Simpson .287 AVG, 51 RBIs; 18 HRs
SS Matt Kroon .296 AVG, 36 RBIs; 11 HRs
LF Jon Littell .253, 38 RBIs; 7 HRs