LSU faces off with Southern on Monday night, a rescheduled time to avoid severe weather forecasted for Tuesday.
Scroll below for key information, live updates and more about the game.
- WHEN: 5 p.m., Monday
- WHERE: Alex Box Stadium
- TV: None
- ONLINE: SECN+ and Watch ESPN
- RANKINGS: LSU and Southern are unranked, according to Collegiate Baseball Newspaper.
- RECORDS: LSU is 26-17. Southern is 13-25.
- LIKELY STARTERS: LSU – Fr. RHP Will Hellmers (6-1, 3.09 ERA, 32 IP, 10 BB, 31 SO); SU — Fr. LHP Christian Davis (0-3, 21.94 ERA, 5.1 IP, 5 BB, 3 SO)
- WHAT TO WATCH FOR: Will Giovanni DiGiacomo play? LSU's junior center fielder missed the second game of the Tigers' doubleheader Saturday against Arkansas with leg cramps, according to LSU radio. LSU won the game without him, but DiGiacomo has balanced the lineup since his return from a hamstring injury. He's batting .339 this season and has four multi-hit games over the past two weeks. LSU needs him to be healthy for its upcoming series against Auburn.
LSU dropped its series to No. 1 Arkansas this weekend and fell to 7-14 in the Southeastern Conference.
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