TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - Two top-ten teams needed extra innings for their showdown Saturday night in Tucson.
The Arizona Wildcats, ranked 4th in the nation, took #2 Oklahoma to the 10th inning. That’s when the away team drove in two runs to make the final score 6-4.
The Sooners scored first with a run in the 4th inning. Arizona's Jessie Harper answered back with a home run in the bottom half of the inning.
The home team took the lead 4-2 at the end of five innings, thanks to RBI singles from Alyssa Palomino-Cardoza and Reyna Carranco.
Oklahoma tied it back up by the 7th inning.
The Hillenbrand Invitational continues tomorrow. Oklahoma has an early morning with a 10:00 a.m. start against Northern Iowa. Arizona takes on Long Beach State at 12:30 p.m.
The Wildcats are now 8-1 on the season.