Texas Tech then heading to the 5th inning where Chris Sadberry has 6 strikeouts in 5 innings pitched. Texas Tech led the -0 in the bottom of the 5th.
For the second time in the game Texas Tech threw a runner out at the plate. Red Raiders continued to lead 1-0 with two outs in the 8th.
Johnny Drozd came in to close things out and Texas Tech would go on to get their first super regional victory in school history with a 1-0 shutout.