SAN ANTONIO (AP) _ Brian Ruggiano singled in the game-winning run in the top of the ninth inning Tuesday to give Texas A&M a 5-4 victory over Texas-San Antonio.

Pinch-runner Ben Feltner scored on the single to left field. Ruggiano went to third on a throwing error and was called out trying to steal home.

Texas-San Antonio took an early 3-0 lead on a double by Michael Rockett and singles by Tyler Carpenter and Ryan Rummel in the third.

Jose Duran singled in one run and Darby Brown doubled in another in the fifth for the Aggies (18-6). Nick Fleece singled in one run and scored on an error to take a 4-3 lead.

Texas-San Antonio (15-9) tied the game in the eighth on a single by Jose Hernandez.

Travis Starling (2-0) got the win in relief. He gave up no runs on two hits in 1 2-3 innings. Zach Calhoon (1-1) took the loss, allowing two hits and one run in 1 2-3 innings.

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