Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
San Diego State 8, New Mexico State 0
By: Arizona Athletics
Release: February 28, 2003
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TUCSON - San Diego State's Deanna Richards pitched a one-hitter to lead SDSU to an 8-0 shutout over New Mexico State in Arizona's HIllenbrand Invitational softball tournament.

Richards pitched no-hit ball for five innings before New Mexico State's Berna Carrillo led off the sixth with a bloop single to center. But Aztec third baseman Klecy Murphy turned a popped bunt into a double play on the next batter to stymie NMSU.

San Diego State scored two runs in the bottom of the first with one run crossing on a wild pitch and the other when Janna Kovensky stole home uncontested as part of a double-steal play.

The Aztecs scored six unearned runs in the sixth when NMSU twice committed errors with the bases loaded, and ended the game on the eight-run rule with an RBI single by Bridgette Caron.