The second round of the 2012 Horizon League Baseball Tournament is all set. After victories by the fourth-seeded UIC Flames and the sixth-seeded Youngstown State Penguins on Wednesday, the tournament's semifinals are scheduled to get underway at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday.
UIC earned a 10-1 victory behind starter Joey Begel, who allowed four hits and zero runs over seven innings. UIC will face the Wright State Raiders on Thursday, who earned a second seed in the conference tournament after finishing 36-19 overall and 20-10 in the Horizon League.
Youngstown State defeated the Milwaukee Panthers 8-4 in the other first round game on Wednesday. Starter Russ Harless allowed three runs in six innings to improve to 3-5 on the year for the Penguins.
Here's a look at tomorrow's schedule:
Consolation game: No. 5 Butler vs. No. 3 Milwaukee, 10:00 a.m.
Stream -- No. 4 UIC vs. No. 2 Wright State, 3:00 p.m.
Stream -- No. 6 Youngstown State vs. No. 1 Valparaiso, 8:00 p.m.
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