Spartans looking to continue recent success.
Spartans carry a four-game winning streak into the series.
Spartans and Ducks will meet for the first time.
MSU has won four of its last five games entering the weekend.
Opening pitch set for 7 p.m. in Greenville.
AT A GLANCE
Three-year letterwinner finished his career as Michigan State's all-time saves leader with 18 . . . compiled an 11-2 career record with a 3.72 ERA in 60 appearances and 104.0 innings pitched . . . selected in the 33rd round (No. 1,005 overall) of the 2012 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft by the San Diego Padres . . . also saw time in the outfield for the Spartans . . . in 190 career at-bats, compiled a .279 batting average with 14 doubles and 31 RBIs.
2012 (JUNIOR): Ranked second in the Big Ten with a career-high nine saves, which tied for the second most in an MSU single-season . . . led the team with 25 appearances - tied for fourth most in an MSU season - and had a 2-2 record with a 2.22 ERA . . . struck out 23 batters in 28 1/3 innings pitched . . . pitched 2.2 scoreless innings with three strikeouts to record his second win of the season against Minnesota (4/22) . . . in the 13-inning win over Michigan on April 8, finished the game by pitching 3.2 shutout innings to earn his first win of the season . . . became MSU's all-time saves leader on April 1 as he recorded his 15th career save in the 2-1 win over Ohio State; also delivered the game-winning hit with an RBI single in the seventh inning against the Buckeyes . . . named to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Stopper of the Year Award watch list . . . also saw time in right field (10 starts), left field (two starts), and as a designated hitter (seven starts) for the Spartans . . . compiled a .282 batting average with 10 RBIs . . . Academic All-Big Ten selection.
SUMMER 2011: Played for the Wilson Tobs in the Coastal Plains League . . . recorded seven saves and ranked seventh in the league with a 1.31 ERA . . . fanned 28 in 20.2 innings pitched . . . also picked up the save in the Coastal Plain League All-Star Game.
2011 (SOPHOMORE): Third-team All-Big Ten selection as a relief pitcher . . . led team and ranked fourth in the Big Ten with eight saves; that total also tied for third most in an MSU single-season . . . also compiled a perfect 5-0 record . . . struck out 38 batters in 42.0 innings . . . ranked second on the team with 23 appearances . . . threw a scoreless ninth inning against Minnesota in the Big Ten Tournament (5/28) as MSU defeated the Gophers and advanced to the Big Ten Championship Game . . . picked up two saves in MSU's sweep over Purdue (5/6-8) . . . struck out three in 2.0 innings of work to get the win against Penn State (4/29) . . . tied a season high with five strikeouts and didn't allow a run in 2.0 innings pitched during MSU's 10-inning win at Ohio State on April 15 . . . picked up his third win of the season against Minnesota (4/10) as MSU swept the Gophers for the first time in program history . . . tossed 2.1 scoreless innings to get the save in the win over Minnesota (4/8) . . . struck out three in 3.1 scoreless innings to get the save at Iowa (4/1) . . . fanned three in 3.0 innings to earn the save at Michigan (3/27) . . . pitched 2.0 scoreless innings to earn the victory at Evansville (3/18) . . . struck out a season-high five in 4.0 innings in his only start of the season against Miami (3/9) . . . picked up his first save of the season by throwing 2.1 scoreless innings against Cincinnati in the Big East/Big Ten Challenge (2/20) . . . started 23 games in right field and saw action in 30 games overall . . . produced a .288 batting average and drove in 21 runs . . . tied for fourth on the team with 12 doubles . . . hit .382 with runners in scoring position . . . had a game-winning RBI with a sacrifice fly in the bottom of the ninth in the win over Penn State (4/30).
SUMMER 2010: Teamed up with Torsten Boss and Jeff Holm to help the Chillicothe Paints win the 2010 Prospect League Championship . . . went 1-1 on the mound and struck out 34 batters in 36.0 innings of work . . . also hit .268 and had four RBIs at the plate.
2010 (FRESHMAN): On the mound, went a perfect 4-0 in 12 appearances, including three starts . . . struck out 24 and walked 14 in 33.2 innings of action . . . earned his first collegiate win against Central Michigan (3/31), tossing six innings against the Chippewas . . . earned a save by pitching three scoreless innings and fanning four against Bowling Green (4/6) . . . threw a season-high 7.0 innings and did not allow a run in picking up the win against Western Michigan (4/20) . . . hurled 6.1 innings and struck out a season-best six to get the victory at Eastern Michigan (4/27) . . . won his fourth game of the season by striking out three and not surrendering a run in 4.0 innings of relief at Central Michigan (5/18) . . . went 3-for-15 (.200) at the plate with two runs scored.
HIGH SCHOOL: Named to the Michigan High School Baseball Coaches Association Dream Team and was the Lansing State Journal Player of the Year as a senior . . . also garnered first team all-state, all-region, all-district and all-area honors as a senior for Coach Pat O'Keefe at Grand Ledge High School . . . went 4-1 with three saves as a senior . . . helped the Comets to a 36-3 record and regional championship as a junior en route to earning first team all-state honors and being named to the Michigan High School Baseball Coaches and Lansing State Journal Dream Teams . . . as a sophomore and junior, he garnered first team all-region, all-district and all-league accolades . . . also lettered basketball and football.
PERSONAL: Born Feb. 10, 1991 in Goldsboro, N.C. . . . son of Steve and Mary Jo . . . lists Muhammad Ali as his favorite athlete.
WIEBER'S CAREER HIGHS:
Hits: 4, vs. Eastern Michigan (4/26/11)
Runs: 3, vs. Western Michigan (4/17/12)
RBI: 4, vs. Penn State (5/1/11)
Doubles: 3, vs. Eastern Michigan (4/26/11)
Innings: 7.0, vs. W. Mich. (4/20/10)
Strikeouts: 6, vs. E. Mich. (4/27/10)