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Hawkeyes roll past Minnesota 10-2, clinch another series

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 15th ranked Iowa scored early and often, taking down Minnesota 10-2 for their second straight victory over the Gophers.

Iowa took control early scoring 8 runs on 6 hits in the first two innings. Dan Potempa struck the first big blow with a bases clearing double, scoring 3 in the bottom of the first. Tyler Payton followed suit in the second, gapping a triple in to right centerfield scoring 3 more Hawkeye runs.

On the mound, Blake Hickman picked up his 8th win of the season, allowing 1 run in 6 innings while striking out 5.

Iowa will go for the sweep over the Gophers on Sunday.

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