The LSU baseball team isn’t where it was expected to be 30 games into the 2017 season, but it has a chance to make up for that this weekend.
After losing four of its last six SEC contests and both of its last two SEC series, No. 15 LSU (19-10, 5-4 SEC) heads to Fayetteville, Ark. this weekend to face off against the No. 16, SEC West leading Arkansas Razorbacks in a three-game series. The series begins tonight and extends through Sunday.
Here’s all the info you’ll need to know about the weekend series.
LSU baseball versus Arkansas game info
When: 6:30 p.m.
Where: Baum Stadium, Fayetteville, Ark.
How to watch LSU baseball versus Arkansas
Tonight’s game will be streamed live on WatchESPN and will be available on mobile devices through the WatchESPN app.
How can I listen to the game?
The LSU radio feed for Friday night’s game will be available in Baton Rouge on 98.1 FM and online for free through the LSU Sports Radio Network at LSUsports.net/live.
What is Friday night’s pitching matchup?
Junior right-hander Alex Lange will start for LSU. Lange is 3-3 with a 3.73 ERA. In his last two starts, Lange has allowed three runs in 16 innings with 19 strikeouts and just two walks, but LSU has lost both games, scoring a combined zero runs in the process.
Arkansas will send sophomore Blaine Knight to the mound. Knight is a right-hander with a 4-1 record and a 2.23 ERA who has impressively only walked two batters in 40.1 innings pitched, over which time he’s struck out 48 batters.
Projected starting lineup for LSU baseball