University of Nevada senior second baseman Joe Kohan scored left fielder Jay Anderson in the bottom of the 12th inning as the Wolf Pack rallied for a 3-2 extra inning victory over Loyola Marymount at Peccole Park on Saturday.
With the victory the Pack improved to 11-10 while the Lions dropped to 8-11. The two teams will play the third game of the series on Sunday at 1:00 p.m. LMU won Friday's game 7-1.
Nevada trailed 2-0 going to the bottom of the ninth inning but plated two runs to force extra innings. Shortstop Garrett Yrigoyen doubled and scored on Brooks Klein's triple off the center field wall. Klein scored the tying run on designated hitter Brett Jones' RBI single.
It remained tied until the Pack scored in the bottom of the 12th to secure the 3-2 win. After Anderson doubled with one down in the 12th inning he moved to third on a failed pickoff attempt that went into centerfield. Kohan followed with the game winning single.
Tim Culligan (2-0) won for the second time this season pitching a scoreless top of the 12th. LMU's Brett Dahlson (1-2) dropped to 1-2 giving up the unearned run in 3.1 innings on the mound.
Yrigoyen (2-for-2) and Kohan (2-for-5,RBI) had two hits each for the Pack. Matt Lowenstein (3-for-4,2R) had three hits for LMU and scored both of the Lions' runs.
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