Sports: Wednesday, March 4, 2020
4 March 2020 Sports
SU Scoreboard, Mounties Get Win #20, Caps Skate Tonight
On the Shenandoah University sports scene:
SU baseball climbed 4 spots to number 18 in the latest D3baseball.com poll. The Hornets are 7-1 after splitting a weekend doubleheader against Immaculata. Yesterday’s contest with Dickinson was postponed until March 25th.
In college basketball, the struggling West Virginia Mountaineers blew a 13-point halftime lead, but hit key foul shots down the stretch to beat Iowa State last night 77-71. With the victory, WVU improves to 20-10 heading into the regular season finale Saturday against Baylor.
#22 Virginia plays tonight in Miami at 9pm. The Cavs are 22-7.
Free-falling Virginia Tech hosts Clemson at 7.
The Washington Capitals entertain the red-hot Philadelphia Flyers tonight at 7. The Flyers have won 6 in a row and are just 3 points behind the Caps in the NHL’s Metro Division. The Capitals are just 4-5-1 in their last 10 games. Air time is 6:45 on CBS Sports Radio 1450.
And, the Washington Nationals beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-3 in a Spring training game yesterday. Max Scherzer threw 3 and 1/3 innings of 5-strikeout ball for the Nats, who are off today.