LSU Baseball Drops the CWS Opener to UCLA 2-1; Elimination Game vs North Carolina 2:00 Tuesday ESPN
The tigers national championship chances took a massive hit Sunday night as they fell to the bruins 2-1. Despite a very good performance by starter Aaron Nola the LSU (57-10) defense commited 2 errors at critical moments to allow UCLA 2 runs. Bruin starter Adam Plutko kept the LSU bats silent all night with the exception of Mason Katz’s solo homer in the 4th inning. The tigers had 5 hits for the night.
LSU now faces North Carolina (57-11) in an elimination game. Carolina lost to North Carolina State 8-1. The tigers will be the home team at 2:00 Tuesday and will go with Cody Glenn on the mound. The game will be televised by ESPN.