Oklahoma State's J.R. Davis tags out Texas' Zane Gurwitz at second in the third inning of a Big 12 baseball tournament game Wednesday, May 25, 2016 in Oklahoma City. (Bryan Terry/The Oklahoman via AP)

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Rematch — Texas to face Oklahoma State again in Big 12 tourney

Posted May 27th, 2016

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OKLAHOMA CITY — For the second time in three days, Texas will face Oklahoma State in the Big 12 tournament.

This time, it’s a Friday elimination game that will send home the loser. UT will bring Kyle Johnston to the mound for a scheduled 7 p.m. start at Bricktown Ballpark. This will follow a 3:15 p.m. elimination game between top-seed Texas Tech and Oklahoma.

On Thursday, Texas thumped Baylor, 15-3 to stay alive in the tournament. Later, OK State dropped to the consolation bracket with a 13-5 defeat to TCU. OSU led 5-4 before TCU scored nine runs in the eighth inning.

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In Wednesday’s tournament opener, Texas jumped out to a 4-0 lead before Oklahoma State took control with eight runs in the fifth. The Cowboys, seeded second, went on to win, 10-4.

Texas is 0-4 against OSU this season.

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