Nolan Kingham pitched seven shut-out innings to give Texas a 4-0 win over No. 19 Stanford Cardinal.
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Texas Longhorns Thursday starting lineup
50 CF Zane Gurwitz
2 DH Kody Clemens
37 3B Ryan Reynolds
42 1B Kacy Clemens
17 2B Bret Boswell
11 LF Travis Jones
33 RF Patrick Mathis
7 C Michael Cantu
1 SS David Hamilton
45 RHP Nolan Kingham
Texas goes hitless in the top of the first. Nolan Kingham is on the mound for his second start of the season.
Kingham gives up one hit but no runs, leaving the game scoreless after the 1st.
Kacy Clemens gets a walk and Travis Jones picked up a base hit. Travis Jones up with two men on and no outs.
Travis Jones lays down a perfect bunt down the 3rd base line. Stanford threw a bad ball to first, which allowed Clemens to pick up the first run of the game. Texas 1 Stanford 0 with no outs at the Top of 2nd.
Kingham retires the side. Texas enters Top 3 leading 1-0 over Stanford.
Three-up, three-down for Texas. Longhorns go into bottom of the third with 1-0 lead.
Kacy Clemens makes a big stop to throw out the batter at first, for what would have very well been an RBI single for Stanford. Texas leads 1-0 after three.
Kacy Clemens follows up his big play in the field with a single to center field at the Top of the 4th.
Texas leaves one man on, and enters the bottom of 4th with 1-0 lead.
Ryan Reynolds strikes out with the bases loaded to end the top of the 5th. Texas 1, Stanford 0
Texas keeps Stanford scoreless headed into the Top of 6th.
Travis Jones with a standup double to left field.
Another strikeout for Stanford ends top of 6th for Longhorns. Texas leads 1-0.
Texas ends six with 1-0 lead. Zane Gurwitz is up next to start the 7th.
Zane Gurwitz with a solo homer to left field. Texas now leads 2-0.
Texas escapes with two men on to end the 7th still leading 2-0 over Stanford.
RHP Beau Ridgeway is now on the mound for Texas.
Ridgeway goes one, two, three in the top of the eight to keep the Cardinal scoreless through 8.
Kacy Clemens up with two outs and bases loaded in Top of 9.
Stanford walks Clemens - therefore walks in a run, giving Texas a 3-0 lead.
Back-to-back runs walked in to make it 4-0 Texas.
Middle of 9th. Texas leads 4-0 over Stanford.
That does it from Palo Alto. No. 21 Texas takes down No. 19 Stanford 4-0 in Game 1 of the four game series.