UNIVERSITY PARK — Penn State rallied to force extra innings, but Wright State put four runs across in the top of the 11th to walk away from Medlar Field at Lubrano Park with a 7-4 victory Friday night.
The loss was the 12th straight for the Nittany Lions (5-20), who put three runs across in the bottom of the eighth inning. Bases-loaded fielders choice RBIs from Luis Montesinos and Ryky Smith, along with another run scoring on an error, tied the game.
A two-out, two-run single for Justin Kopale and an RBI single for Kieston Greene off pitcher Ian Parvin put three runs across before Kopale stole home on a double steal to make the score 7-3.
A Steve Snyder RBI groundout completed the Penn State scoring.
David Walkling (1-3) took the loss while Trevor Swaney earned the win.
The teams meet again at 2 p.m. Saturday.