In a game in which both teams combined for 32 hits and 25 runs, it was seldom-used relief pitcher Ryan Hill who starred for West Virginia University Saturday.

Hill came into the game with the Mountaineers trailing 12-11 in fifth and blanked the Bearcats over the remaining four innings to help WVU to a 13-12 come-from behind win in the second game of a doubleheader.

The Mountaineers took game one, 9-1, at UC Baseball Stadium.

“The story of the day was we had two sophomores, Matt Yurish in the first game and Ryan Hill in the second game, step up in a huge, huge situation on the road,” said West Virginia coach Greg Van Zant. “Those two pitchers really battled for us.”

West Virginia is now 32-18 overall and 12-11 in the Big East.

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