Karns will become Tech’s 24th player to play in Major League Baseball, and its fifth Tech pitcher in the last four years.
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This marks the first time Tech had been shut out at the Big 12 Championship since 2006.
The Red Raiders will compete in the Big 12 Championships, first facing off on Tuesday, May 22nd against Kansas State in Oklahoma City at 12:30 p.m.
The teams will play on Tuesday, April 30th at 6:37 p.m. at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park.
Earlier this season, Masek made national headlines by pitching 32.1 consecutive scoreless innings pitched, which is the longest streak by any NCAA Division I pitcher this season.
The Red Raiders will host Kansas this weekend in a three-game series at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park. Game one begins on Friday, April 19th at 6:30 p.m.
Barrios joins teammates Jonny Drozd and Devon Conley in receiving this honor during the current season.
The Lake Dallas, Texas native is the second Tech pitcher to receive Big 12 Newcomer of the Week honors, joining Duke von Schamann in 2011.
Tech is looking for its first series win in Austin since 2001 and for their first conference-opening series win since 2011.