Alabama ends Oregon State's season
ALABAMA 6, Oregon State 0
• The Beavers' run at the NCAA regional in Tuscaloosa, Alabama — which include two wins Saturday elimination games — came to an end in the championship round.
The host Tide, ranked 13th and 36-18, ended OSU's season at 30-28.
Meehra Nelson (16-11) took the loss in a five-inning start before giving way to Mariah Mazon.
The Beavers gave up three two-run innings (first, fifth and sixth) and eight total hits.
OSU's only hit was a single by Hope Brandner with one out in the seventh. The only other Beaver base runners came on two walks.
• No. 1-ranked Oregon's opponent in this week's super regional at Eugene will be No. 19 Kentucky.
The Wildcats advanced with an 8-0 Sunday regional final victory at home over Notre Dame.
Kentucky (34-19) outscored its three regional home games, 28-1.
Game 1 at Jane Sanders Stadium is 6 p.m. Thursday. Game 2 will start at 8 p.m. Friday. Game 3, if necessary, would be at 6 p.m. Saturday.