Nick Loftin, Baylor (BU photo)


Golden Spikes Spotlight: Baylor’s Nick Loftin Maximizing Potential

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HOUSTON — Baylor knows it can always turn to junior shortstop Nick Loftin when it needs a big hit.

Take this past weekend’s Shriners College Classic as a prime example. The Bears’ situation against LSU looked rather bleak entering the sixth inning of Saturday’s contest and middle game of the tournament. The Tigers had a commanding 4-0 lead and righthander Landon Marceaux looked to be in total control.

That was until Loftin, one of the nation’s premier players and prospects,[…]