WHEN: 6 p.m. Friday
WHERE: Taylor Stadium, Columbia, Mo.
RANKINGS: LSU is as high as No. 9 and as low as No. 15. Missouri is not ranked.
RECORDS: LSU (21-11, 6-6 SEC), Missouri (20-15, 4-8)
PROJECTED STARTERS: Friday — LSU, Jr. LH Jared Poché (4-2, 2.03 ERA) vs. Missouri, Sr. RH Reggie McClain (3-1, 3.30); Saturday — LSU, So. RH Alex Lange (3-2, 4.74) vs. Missouri, So. RH Tanner Houck (4-2, 2.33); Sunday — LSU, Sr. LH John Valek III (5-1, 3.48) vs. Missouri, Fr. LH Michael Plassmeyer (3-2, 4.22)
ONLINE STREAMING: On SEC Network Plus, accessible on WatchESPN and SECNetwork.com
RADIO: WDGL-FM, 98.1 (Baton Rouge);
KLWB-FM, 103.7 (Lafayette); WWL-AM, 870, WWL-FM, 105.3 (New Orleans)
IN-GAME UPDATES: @Chandler_Rome
WHAT TO WATCH: Now cemented as LSU’s Friday night starter, Jared Poché gets a Missouri team hitting .252 in the league — tied for last place.
ABOUT MISSOURI: Reggie McClain, a junior college teammate of former LSU infielder Conner Hale, has allowed eight or more hits in his last three starts — all losses.