Published Saturday, March 16, 2013 AT 12:23 AM / Updated at 12:23 AM
Baseball: UNO vs Iowa
Rob White Omaha World-Herald

When: 1:05 p.m. Saturday, 1:05 p.m. Sunday, 10:05 a.m. Monday

Where: Eck Stadium, Wichita, Kan.

Pitching probables
>> Saturday, UNO RH Matt Tew (0-2, 7.71 ERA) vs. Iowa LH Sasha Kuebel (1-3, 3.60)
>> Sunday, UNO LH Cory Buckley (0-2, 8.53) vs. Iowa LH Matt Dermody (3-0, 2.77)
>> Monday, UNO RH Tyler Fox (1-0, 0.90 ERA) vs. Iowa RH Ricky Sandquist (1-0, 1.59)

Scouting Iowa (7-6): The series, originally scheduled to be played at Iowa, was moved to Wichita State’s Eck Stadium because of weather and field conditions at Duane Banks field in Iowa City. … Former Creighton coach Jack Dahm is in his 10th season with the Hawkeyes. Dahm is 220-281 with Iowa and has a career record of 503-557-2. … Junior outfielder Taylor Zeutenhorst is hitting .350 and is coming off a 4-for-4 game in Sunday’s 10-inning win over West Virginia. … Saturday starting pitcher Sasha Kuebel and shortstop Jake Yacinich were named to College Sports Madness’ preseason All-Big Ten team. … Iowa has a 2.85 team ERA.

Scouting UNO (2-7): Mavs have a .992 fielding percentage, tied for third nationally, after making just four errors through nine games. … UNO batters have a .488 average when leading off an inning. Brett Bass, a junior from Millard West, is hitting .571 (8 for 14) when leading off. … UNO beat Iowa 3-1 last season. Zach Williamsen picked up the save with two scoreless innings, striking out four. This season Williamsen has a 1.64 ERA, with two earned runs allowed in 11 innings. … Alex Mortensen has a five-game hitting streak (10 for 21, .476) and an eight-game on-base streak. … Redshirt freshman Clayton Taylor of Elkhorn Mount Michael is hitting .600 (9 for 15). Mortensen leads the regulars at .353.

About Rob White

Rob White is a staff writer for The Omaha World-Herald and covers UNO and the Omaha Storm Chasers. You can follow Rob on Twitter (@RWhiteOWH) or email him at rob.white@owh.com.