LAWRENCE, Kan. – Kansas scored four runs in the fifth inning to rally for a 10-6 win over Texas Baseball on Sunday at Hoglund Ballpark.
The Longhorns (25-25, 6-14 Big 12) led the Jayhawks 6-3 after a two-run homer by Ryan Reynolds in the top of the fifth inning. But Kansas stormed back to score four runs in the bottom half and never relinquished the lead.
Texas got a run across in the first inning on a two-out RBI single up the middle by Reynolds. The junior third baseman finished the game with three RBI.
The Longhorns got two more runs in the second inning, after loading the bases with one out and scoring two runs on an error.
Kansas immediately tied the game up 3-3 with a three-run homer in the third inning.
Texas retook the lead with a run in the fourth inning. Sam Bertelson started the inning with a triple to right-center field and Bryce Reagan followed with an RBI double off the wall in left field.
The Longhorns extended the lead to 6-3 in the fifth on a two-run blast by Reynolds, his third homer of the season.
The Jayhawks scored four runs in the bottom of the fifth to take their first lead of the game, 7-6. Kansas gave themselves some insurance with three runs in the eighth inning to make the lead 10-6.
Texas hosts Texas State for a midweek game on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at UFCU Disch-Falk Field.