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Tigers Meet Vols This Weekend at The Box - - The Official Web Site of LSU Tigers Athletics

IN FOCUS: Zach Watson - - The Official Web Site of LSU Tigers Athletics

Baby Cakes to Retire Number 31 in Pontiff's Honor - - The Official Web Site of LSU Tigers Athletics
The New Orleans Baby Cakes will retire Wally Pontiff's jersey number 31 during a ceremony on Friday, July 27 when the Baby Cakes host the Tacoma Rainiers.

Notebook | Setback will keep Josh Smith from playing against Tennessee, but MRI shows his vertebrate is fully healed |

LSU baseball notebook: Josh Smith will have to wait a little longer to return | LSU |
Josh Smith will have to wait to make his return.

Video: LSU baseball practice disrupted by unwelcome swarm of bees | LSU |
A swarm of bees took over home plate Thursday at Alex Box stadium, causing LSU baseball practice to be delayed, and eventually canceled -- seriously.

Do LSU Tigers, at 6-6 in SEC play, have the rest of the league right where they want it? | LSU |
When LSU faces Tennessee in the opener of a three-game series Friday, it will do so with a middling 6-6 record through four weeks of Southeastern Conference play.

Weekend Preview: Week 9 | Perfect Game USA
Two-way talent Jack Labosky has been especially dominant serving as his team's closer as No. 10 Duke travels to take on No. 12 Florida State in one of the top Week 9 matchups.

The Old Tristan Beck Is Almost Back
After missing the entire 2017 season with a back injury, Tristan Beck is back. And he's starting to look an awful lot like the pitcher who wowed the country during his freshman campaign in 2016.

Georgia, Oklahoma Face Big Tests After Surprising Starts
Ahead of this weekend’s key series, we examine how Georgia and Oklahoma became two of this season’s biggest surprises.

Off the Wall With FGCU's Eli Lovell
Florida Gulf Coast outfielder Eli Lovell talks the Eagles' strong start, making history last season and his go-to Chipotle order.

Tony Gwynn's Final Recruiting Class Keeps His Spirit Alive
Nearly four years since his death, Tony Gwynn still has a lasting impact on San Diego State and its current crop of seniors.

Pitching Matchups

Game 1 - 7pm, SECN+

LSU – So. RH Zack Hess (5-3, 4.08 ERA, 46.1 IP, 24 BB, 60 SO)

UT – Fr. LH Garrett Crochet (2-4, 5.64 ERA, 44.2 IP, 13 BB, 40 SO)

Game 2 - 6:30pm, SECN+

LSU – Fr. RH Ma’Khail Hilliard (6-2, 1.34 ERA, 40.1 IP, 14 BB, 41 SO)

UT – So. RH Garrett Stallings (4-2, 3.13 ERA, 54.2 IP, 4 BB, 27 SO)

Game 3 - 4pm, SEC Network


UT – Jr. RH Will Neely (4-1, 3.31 ERA, 49.0 IP, 12 BB, 34 SO)


SEC Slate

  • South Carolina @ (3) Arkansas - Thursday
  • Alabama @ (19) Texas A&M - Thursday
  • Missouri @ (1) Florida
  • (11) Kentucky @ (18) Georgia
  • (4) Ole Miss @ (16) Vanderbilt
  • Tennessee @ (24) LSU
  • Miss St @ (23) Auburn

Top 25 In Action

Rk. Team Opponent
Rk. Team Opponent
1 Florida home vs. No. 19 Auburn
2 NC State home vs. No. 18 North Carolina
3 Stanford home vs. California
4 Texas Tech at Texas Christian
5 Oregon State home vs. Arizona State
6 Ole Miss home vs. LSU
7 East Carolina home vs. Houston
8 Clemson at Virginia
9 Arkansas home vs. Alabama
10 UCLA at Cal Poly
11 Southern Miss at Old Dominion
12 Indiana home vs. Illinois
13 Vanderbilt home vs. South Carolina
14 Kentucky home vs. Missouri
15 Duke at Virginia Tech
16 Florida Atlantic home vs. UAB
17 Florida State home vs. Miami
18 North Carolina at No. 2 NC State
19 Auburn at No. 1 Florida
20 Texas A&M at Mississippi State
21 Texas at West Virginia
22 Oklahoma at/away vs. Oklahoma State
23 South Florida home vs. Memphis
24 Coastal Carolina home vs. Louisiana-Monroe
25 Jacksonville home vs. NJIT