Defensive gem mixes with LSU starter Jared Poché’s six-inning shutout for 6-0 series-opening win _lowres

Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- LSU left fielder Beau Jordan (24) bats in LSU second baseman Kramer Robertson in the first inning, Friday, February 26, 2016, LSU's Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field in Baton Rouge, La.

LSU vs. Sacramento State

WHEN: 2 p.m. Saturday

WHERE: Alex Box Stadium

RANKINGS: LSU is a consensus top-10 team. Sacramento State is unranked.

PROJECTED STARTERS: LSU, So. RH Alex Lange (1-0, 0.00) vs. Sacramento State, So. RH Grant Kukuk (0-0, 1.93)


IN-GAME UPDATES: @Chandler_Rome

TV: None

ONLINE STREAMING: On SEC Network Plus, accessible on WatchESPN and

Radio: WTGE-FM, 100.7 (Baton Rouge)

WHAT TO WATCH: Lange had command of the breaking ball in his 6.2 shutout innings last Saturday against Cincinnati. He’ll face an entire lineup of Sacramento State righties.

ABOUT THE HORNETS: After Sam Long’s Friday night start, Sacramento State doesn’t have a single player on its roster that throws left-handed.