WHEN: 2 p.m. Friday
WHERE: Alex Box Stadium
RECORDS: LSU 42-18, Utah Valley 37-21
ONLINE STREAMING: ESPN3, accessible on WatchESPN and ESPN3.com
RADIO: WDGL-FM, 98.1; KLWB-FM, 103.7; WWL-AM, 870; WWL-FM, 105.3
IN-GAME UPDATES: @Chandler_Rome
STARTING PITCHERS: LSU, Jr. LH Jared Poché (7-4, 3.61) vs. Utah Valley, Sr. RH Danny Bedes (9-3, 4.33)
WHAT TO WATCH: As Paul Mainieri termed it, LSU is facing “no cupcake” in the No. 4 seed Wolverines. He’ll counter with Poche, who has allowed just four earned runs in his last three outings.
ABOUT THE WOLVERINES: Making its first NCAA tournament appearance, Utah Valley has six players hitting .300 or better and four seniors who have started 50 or more games.