Baseball to Face UConn on Saturday at 2 p.m. in NCAA Baseball Tournament

Baseball to Face UConn on Saturday at 2 p.m. in NCAA Baseball Tournament

Central Connecticut dropped its first game of the 2010 NCAA Tournament on Friday, 11-3, to Florida State. The Blue Devils play again on Saturday at 2 p.m., and will face a familiar foe. Central and UConn will meet in the first elimination game of the Norwich Regional on Saturday. UConn dropped a 5-3 decision to Oregon on Friday night. Fans can follow the action live online with audio and video. Click on the Tournament Central link to access the game beginning at 2 p.m.

The two teams met earlier in the season, and the Blue Devils pulled off a 7-3 victory in Storrs on April 28. At the time the Huskies had the nation's longest winning streak at 22 games. Junior Pat Epps homered in the game, as seven different Blue Devils drove in a rurn in the victory. Two Blue Devil pitchers held the Huskies to five hits in the victory. Sophomore lefty Jason Foster and junior lefty Dave Krasnowiecki combined to hold the Huskies to just one extra-base hit.

First pitch on Saturday is scheduled for 2 p.m.

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