Head coach Dan Hartleb announced the Illini will play a four-game series against Oakland this weekend with a doubleheader on Saturday.
March 28, 2013
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - University of Illinois head baseball coach Dan Hartleb announced a schedule change for this weekend's series against Oakland. A fourth game was added to the series, meaning the Illini and Grizzlies will play a doubleheader on Saturday, March 30 beginning at noon. Illinois will still play game one of the series on Friday, March 29 at 4:05 p.m. and the final game of the series on Sunday, March 31 at 12:05 p.m.
Due to the heavy snow accumulation this week, the grass parking lot will be closed for the entire weekend. Fans will be able to park in the northeast Assembly Hall lot and the Bielfeldt lot beginning at 3 p.m. on Friday. Promotions for this weekend include a concession stand codfish special on Friday and an Easter egg hunt on Saturday along with special appearances by the Easter bunny. Kids eighth grade and under will be able to take part in the Easter egg hunt on Illinois Field in between games of Saturday's doubleheader around 3 p.m.
Illinois vs. Oakland Series Schedule
Friday, March 29 - 4:05 p.m.
Saturday, March 30 (DH) - Noon & 3 p.m.
Sunday, March 31 - 12:05 p.m.