Top seed Missouri State will face Illinois State at 11 a.m. with DBU facing the winner in the championship contest at 3 p.m. Updated schedule below:
Sunday, May 28
Game 13: #8 Illinois State vs. #1 Missouri State 11 AM
Championship: #2 DBU vs. Winner Game 13.. 3 PM
Both Games Shown on The Valley on ESPN3
Powered by a trio of early home runs, Missouri State built a five-run lead for Dylan Coleman and Bryan Young to a 6-3 elimination-game victory over Wichita State in the final Missouri Valley Conference Baseball Championship meeting of the two schools Friday afternoon at Hammons Field.
Coleman (8-3) struck out a career-high 13 hitters over 6 1/3 innings, and Young locked down the final 2.2 frames to secure his eighth save of the season and a rematch with eighth-seeded Illinois State tonight following the conclusion of the DBU-Indiana State match-up.