CORAL GABLES, FL- Grant Vera had a pair of base hits and reached safely three times but Miami jumped out on Kent State early and the number one team in the nation knocked off the Golden Flashes 12-0 on Wednesday night at Alex Rodriguez Field.
Vera had a pair of singles and a hit-by-pitch to lead the offense. Ben Carew continued his hot start to the season with a hit as did Alex Ronnebaum. The Flashes bullpen hunkered down late, throwing three scoreless innings to close out Wednesday.
Miami took advantage of a "fourth out" in the bottom of the first inning.