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Paul Mainieri and the Tigers (5-0) remain unblemished on Friday night with a convincing win over Bryant in Game 1 of the weekend series.

Key Stats

C. Beloso: 3-for-4, 1 RBI

D. Cabrera: 2-for-4, 4 RBIs, 1 HR

A. Duplantis: 3-for-5

G. DGiacomo: 2-for-3, 2 RBIs

Daniel Cabrera crushed a three-run shot to right field to give the Tigers a 13-6 lead in the eighth. LSU starting pitcher Zack Hess also avenged his last start with tonight’s impressive performance of 5 innings pitched, 6 strikeouts, 4 hits and 1 earned run.

Next, the Tigers will host Bryant again tomorrow in Game 2 for a 7 p.m first pitch. Freshman stud Landon Marceaux will take the hill for the Tigers.