Norman, Okla. Kansas University managed just six hits in a 6-3 Big 12 baseball loss to Oklahoma on Friday at L. Dale Mitchell Stadium.
Oklahoma (21-12 overall, 5-3 Big 12) jumped to a 3-0 lead in the first inning and never trailed, though Kansas (11-19, 1-4) tried to make a game of it by answering with a two-run second.
The score held at 3-2 until the seventh, when OU pulled away with two more runs.
Colby Wright (3-for-3, run scored) had half of KU’s hits. Blake Weiman (0-5) took the loss.
The teams will conclude their series at 2 p.m. today.
Kansas 020 000 001 — 3 6 0
Oklahoma 300 000 21x — 6 11 2
W —Alec Hansen, 4-3. L — Blake Weiman, 0-5.
2B — Connor McKay, Matt McLaughlin, KU; Alex Wise, Chris Shaw, OU.
Kansas highlights — Colby Wright 3-for-3, R; Joe Moroney 1-for-2, RBI.