Arkansas Razorbacks vs. Nebraska Cornhuskers (2021 Fayetteville Regional Final)
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CJ's Scoring Recap: Arkansas 6, Nebraska 2 (Game 7)

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Pregame Notes

Dave Van Horn has moved a couple of players back to their normal positions - Matt Goodheart to designated hitter and Cayden Wallace to right field - and inserted Zack Gregory into left field.

Nebraska is using its same lineup.

Full lineups for both teams are listed below.

T-2nd: Nebraska 1, Arkansas 0

After a perfect first inning, Jaxon Wiggins gave up a leadoff home run to Luke Roskam in the second. It was a no-doubter.

T-3rd: Nebraska 2, Arkansas 0

Wiggins walked the first two batters and Arkansas turned things over to Kevin Kopps. Joe Acker laid down a sacrifice bunt and then Jaxon Hallmark notched an RBI on a ground out.

B-5th: Nebraska 2, Arkansas 1

Casey Opitz gets the Razorbacks on the board with a leadoff home run that cleared the left field bullpen.

B-6th: Arkansas 2, Nebraska 2

Robert Moore ties the game with a two-out home run in the sixth.

B-8th: Arkansas 6, Nebraska 2

Three straight walks loaded the bases with two outs and then a wild pitch brought in the go-ahead run. Pinch-hitter Charlie Welch followed with a three-run homer.

FINAL - Arkansas 6, Nebraska 2

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First pitch: 6 p.m. CT

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Taking a Closer Look at...

2 seed Nebraska

3 seed Northeastern

4 seed NJIT

2021 Fayetteville Regional Schedule

Friday, June 4
Game 1 – Arkansas 13, NJIT 8 – RECAP + BOX
Game 2 – Nebraska 8, Northeastern 6 -- RECAP

Saturday, June 5
Game 3 – NJIT 3, Northeastern 2 (Northeastern eliminated)
Game 4 – Arkansas 5, Nebraska 1 – RECAP + BOX

Sunday, June 6
Game 5 – Nebraska 18, NJIT 4
Game 6 – Nebraska 5, Arkansas 3 -- RECAP + BOX

Monday, June 7 (If Necessary)
Game 7 – Arkansas vs. Nebraska – 6:00 p.m. CT

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Starting Lineups
Arkansas Nebraska

1. Matt Goodheart - DH

1. Joe Acker - RF

2. Cayden Wallace - RF

2. Jaxon Hallmark - CF

3. Brady Slavens - 1B

3. Spencer Schwellenbach - SS

4. Christian Franklin - CF

4. Luke Roskam - 1B

5. Robert Moore - 2B

5. Griffin Everitt - C

6. Casey Opitz - C

6. Cam Chick - 2B

7. Cullen Smith - 3B

7. Brice Matthews - 3B

8. Jalen Battles - SS

8. Mojo Hagge - LF

9. Zack Gregory - LF

9. Logan Foster - DH

Pitching: RHP Jaxon Wiggins

Pitching: LHP Cade Povich