College Station, Texas Kansas University pitcher Shaeffer Hall scattered eight hits over 61⁄3 innings and allowed two earned runs, but he was outdueled by Texas A&M starter Brooks Raley in a 3-0 baseball loss Friday night.
Raley pitched seven shutout innings and struck out a career-high 12 Jayhawks.
KU’s five-game winning streak ended, and the Jayhawks dropped to 15-8 overall and 3-1 in the Big 12, while Texas A&M improved to 16-9 and 4-3.
KU’s offense mustered just three hits: an infield single by Robby Price, David Narodowski’s double and a fifth-inning single by Nick Faunce.
The series resumes at 2 p.m. today and concludes with a 1 p.m. game Sunday.