Jacoby Jones scored on a one-out sacrifice fly by Christian Ibarra in the bottom of the ninth inning to give LSU a 4-3 victory against Brown at Alex Box.

Brown rallied for two runs in the top of the eighth inning to take a 3-2 lead, but LSU tied the score in the bottom of the inning on a RBI-single by Alex Bregman.

Aaron Nola threw a career-high 11 strikeouts and allowed one unearned run over seven innings

This was the season opener for Brown. Anthony Galan allowed two runs and seven hits over six innings with two strikeouts and four walks.