Seven-run third inning buoys short rest masterpiece from Jared Poché in LSU’s 13-4 rout of Vanderbilt _lowres

Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- LSU left fielder Beau Jordan, center, celebrates his home run against Vanderbilt with third baseman Chris Reid, left, and shortstop Kramer Robertson in the third inning of Tuesday's game at Alex Box Stadium.

WHEN: 7:30 p.m. Friday

WHERE: Alex Box Stadium

RANKINGS: LSU is as high as No. 15 and as low as No. 25. Vanderbilt is ranked as high as No. 3 and as low as No. 6.

PROJECTED STARTERS: Friday — Vandy, So. RH Kyle Wright (4-1, 1.60) vs. LSU, So. RH Alex Lange (2-2, 5.02); Saturday — Vandy, Jr. RH Hayden Stone (0-1, 3.44) vs. LSU, Sr. LH John Valek III (5-1, 2.92)


RADIO: WDGL-FM, 98.1 (Baton Rouge); KLWB-FM, 103.7 (Lafayette); WWL-AM, 870, WWL-FM, 105.3 (New Orleans)



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WHAT TO WATCH: Lange is coming off the worst SEC start of his career. He was tagged for a career-high seven earned runs in an 8-5 series-opening loss to Auburn.