LSU baseball on deck for Sunday, April 27 _lowres

Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- LSU second baseman Kramer Robertson chases down Tennessee's Taylor Smart during a game last season at Alex Box Stadium. Robertson will start Friday's season opener at second base.

Tennessee (26-15, 8-12) at LSU (32-11-1, 11-8-1)

2WHEN: noon Sunday.

WHERE: Alex Box Stadium.

RANKINGS: LSU is ranked as low as No. 10 and as high as No. 6. Tennessee is not ranked.

STARTING PITCHERS: LSU, TBA vs. UT, Sr. RH Nick Williams (4-4, 3.54).

TV: None.

RADIO: WDGL-FM, 98.1 and LSU Sports Radio Network affiliates.




WHAT TO WATCH: The Tigers continue 10 jockey for position in the SEC West standings. They get a chance to back up an impressive Game 3 outing in Oxford last weekend. LSU was 1-3-1 in SEC series finales before the 2-0 series-clinching victory over the Rebels. The Tigers showed off their bullpen.

IN THE HOLE: Alcorn State at LSU, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.