01 Apr

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Tate Shaw lifts No. 13 Texas baseball to three-game sweep of Xavier

Tate Shaw's double with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning drove in the tying and go-ahead runs to help the Texas baseball team complete a three-game sweep of visiting Xavier Sunday at UFCU Disch-Falk Field (photo courtesy of texassports.com).

By Steve Lansdale

AUSTIN, Texas — Redshirt senior first baseman Tate Shaw drove in two runs with a double in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the No. 13 Texas baseball team a 6-5 victory over Xavier at UFCU Disch-Falk Field.

The win completed a three-game sweep by the Longhorns (20-11 overall, and 3-3 against Big 12 teams) over Xavier, which fell to 9-18. The series included