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02/23/2013 12:26 pm ET Updated Feb 25, 2013

UC Riverside, Sacramento State Brawl: Fight Breaks Out During College Baseball Game (VIDEO)

Three players were ejected from UC Riverside's game at Sacramento State on Friday after a bench-clearing brawl broke out in the third inning.

After a line drive was hit right at the Sacramento State shortstop, UC Riverside's Eddie Young got caught in a rundown between second and third base. Sacramento State's Andrew Ayers was there to make the tag on Young, but then he took it a step further and shoved him too. Young immediately retaliated and threw a punch, causing both benches to clear as a fight ensued in the middle of the field.

“I was just shocked,” said Dave Soto, a father of one of the Sacramento State players said, via KCRA.com.

Young, Ayers and UC Riverside catcher Drake Zarate were all ejected, per NBC Southern California.

As the Sacramento Bee noted, players who get ejected are suspended for four games under NCAA rules.

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