May 21, 2014
Las Vegas, Nev. --- Seventh-seeded San José State defeated sixth-seeded Air Force 11-3 in the must-win opening game of the 2014 Mountain West (MW) Championship baseball tournament.
The Spartans did it by scoring 11 runs on 16 hits which backed up a career performance on the hill by Spartans' starter Kalei Contrades.
Contrades struck out a career-high 11 batters and tossed the first complete game of his career.
With the win, SJSU advances to play San Diego State, the tournament's #3-seed, at 3:00 p.m. (PDT).
You can watch the action live on the MW Digital Network in the video player below.