Here is your SEC Recap for May 4th.
BATON ROUGE, La. - Homers by right fielder Mikie Mahtook and first baseman Blake Dean erased a 5-4 deficit in the sixth inning and powered No. 15 LSU to a 9-5 victory over Southeastern Louisiana Tuesday night in Alex Box Stadium.
With the win, the Tigers (33-13) snapped a seven-game losing skid and improved to 10-1 this season in mid-week contests. Southeastern dropped to 33-14 with the loss.
LSU will be back in action this weekend when it hosts SEC foe Vanderbilt in a three-game series beginning Friday at 7 p.m., in Alex Box Stadium.
Jackson State 3 Mississippi State 1
PEARL, Miss. – When it comes to playing baseball teams from the Southeastern Conference, there are many teams across the country that would enter those contests at a perceived disadvantage. Coming into Tuesday night’s game against Mississippi State, Jackson State was no different.
But the Tigers came in to the contest playing their best ball of the season, and it showed in the final result. JSU scored twice in the sixth inning to break a 1-all tie and Cortney Nelson and Quintavious Drains combined on a three-hitter as Jackson State downed Mississippi State 3-1 at Trustman Park.