In new relief role, LSU freshman pitcher Doug Norman poised for return to special place _lowres

Advocate staff photo by ANGELA MAJOR -- LSU right-hander Doug Norman has allowed eight hits in 14 innings of relief.

Southeastern (5-3) at LSU (6-1)

WHEN: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday

WHERE: Alex Box Stadium

RANKINGS: LSU is ranked as low as No. 8 and has high as No. 2. Southeastern Louisiana is not ranked.

STARTING PITCHERS: SLU, Jr. LH Domenick Carlini (0-0, 3.00) vs. LSU, Fr. RH Doug Norman (0-1, 7.71)

TV: None.

ONLINE STREAMING: Online only at SEC Network-Plus, which is accessible at and the Watch ESPN app

RADIO: WTGE-FM, 100.7 in Baton Rouge and LSU Sports Network affiliates

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WHAT TO WATCH: Norman will look to rebound after surrendering nine hits and five runs (four earned) in 4.2 innings against Nicholls State. Southeastern is batting .285 as a team, including six batters hitting over .300, and a starter in Carlini who struck out 11 batters in five innings against Tulane last week.

IN THE HOLE: Princeton at LSU, 7 p.m. Friday