Timmy Robinson hit his sixth home run of the year in the victory.
Game two of the series is set for 4 p.m. PT on Saturday.
The Trojans will finish the regular season on Friday at Dedeaux Field.
Timmy Robinson led the way with three RBIs.
Trojans take series, but can't complete the sweep with 8-5 walk-off loss in 10 innings.
USC Baseball vs. Nebraska Feb. 17, 2013 Dedeaux Field Photos by Pierson Clair
2014 SUMMER BALL: Played for the Orleans Firebirds in the Cape Cod League ... Had limited playing time for the Firebirds due to injury ... Appeared in four games ... Recorded 12 at bats with two hits ... Played with fellow Trojan teammate, Kyle Twomey ... Firebirds placed second in the Eastern Division of the Cape Cod League with a record of 24-19.
2014/SOPHOMORE: As a sophomore, Robinson appeared in 53 games with 52 starts ... Batted .236 with 47 hits including 12 doubles, three triples and one home run ... Collected 24 runs and drove in 30 RBI, the most on the team ... Recorded 12 multi-hit games and eight multi-RBI outings ... Went 7-for-11 in stolen bases for the season ... Recorded an on base percentage of .297 and a slugging percentage of .342 ... Tallied a season and career-high four hits on April 8 at Pepperdine when he went 4-for-4 including two doubles, scored one run and drove in one RBI ... Went on an eight game hitting streak from Feb. 14 through Feb. 25 ... Collected his home run on April 24 at rival UCLA where he went 1-for-4, scored twice and drive in two RBI ... Tallied two triples versus California on May 9 when he went 3-for-3, scored once and drove in one RBI ... His 12 doubles and three triples account for more than any Trojan player on the season.
2013 SUMMER BALL: Played for the Newport Gulls in the New England Collegiate League ... Batted .279 in 31 games with 31 hits ... Recorded eight doubles and one home run ... Gulls placed first in the New England Collegiate League Eastern Division ... Team finished second overall, lost in the championship series to the Keene SwampBats.
2013/FRESHMAN: Robinson appeared in 47 games, making 46 starts in the outfield as a true freshman ... Finished a .242 batting average, driving in 23 runs, the second-most of any Trojan freshman ... First career hit came in third start of his career, vs. Nebraska (Feb. 17), an RBI triple ... First career multi-hit game came on March 6 at Cal State Fullerton, where he went 2-for-4 with two runs scored ... Had a season and career high three hits (3-for-6) with a career high five RBI at Utah (April 21), as the Trojans won a crazy 10-inning game, 15-10 ... Robinson hit his first career home run, a solo shot on April 9 in a loss at Cal State Fullerton ... Had a 12-game hit streak (April 2-April 21), the longest of any Trojan player on the season ... Also had a 15-game reached base streak, the second longest of the year ... Started the season in left field, before moving to center field for the last 22 games of the season ... Had nine multi-hit games ... His four triples were the most of any Trojan.
HIGH SCHOOL: A three-year varsity baseball letterwinner for head coach Shane Borowski at Ocean View HS in Huntington Beach, Calif. ... Senior year accolades include All-American, All-CIF Division III, All-Orange County, Golden West League MVP ... As a junior earned All-CIF Division III honors and was the Golden West League MVP ... Earned Second Team All-Golden West League honors as a sophomore in 2010 ... Led team to 2010 Division III CIF Championship ... Played three years of varsity football for head coach Harold Eggers ... As a senior in 2012 was the Golden West League football MVP, Second Team All-Orange County and First Team All-CIF Division III ... As a junior earned First Team All-League honors for football ... Played club baseball for the So Cal Renegades, team won the 2012 Connie Mack World Series, where Robinson racked up multiple honors, including MVP, Best Individual Hitter, Big Stick Award, All-Tournament Team selection.
PERSONAL: An undecided major at USC ... Parents are Lisa Moore and Tim Robinson ... Has one sister, Jaelyn Robinson and one brother, Alex Burnett ... Burnett is a relief pitcher for the Minnesota Twins and is listed as Robinson's biggest sports hero ... Favorite movie is Anchorman ... Favorite TV show is Blue Mountain State ... Would like to travel to Cancun, Mexico ... Favorite music groups are Tyga, Luke Bryan and Jason Aldean ... Birthdate is June 17, 1994.
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