1997 LSU Baseball Statistics


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Game Results

The following games are listed with the most recently played games first. Only games that have been completed are shown. The line score for each game is shown, and is followed by a 'hot-key' for access to box scores if available on-line.


LSU 13, Alabama 6
(June 7 at Omaha, Neb.)

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  Alabama............. 002 200 020  -  6 11  3      (56-14)
  LSU................. 630 002 11X  - 13 15  1      (57-13)
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  Pitchers: Alabama - Daniel; Kingrey(1); Henderson(5); Hurst(7). LSU - Coogan; 
  Thompson(5). 
  Win-Thompson(12-3)  Loss-Daniel(5-1)  T-3:15  A-24401
  HR UA - Caruso
  HR LS - Higgins, Bernhardt
  Additional Umpires: LF line-Dan Mascorro; RF line-Gus Rodriguez            
Game box score

LSU 13, Stanford 9
(June 4 at Omaha, Neb.)

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  Stanford............ 000 040 302  -  9 16  1      (45-20)
  LSU................. 024 140 02X  - 13  9  1      (56-13)
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  Pitchers: Stanford - Hutchinson; Cogan(3); Peterson(5). LSU - Thompson; 
  Demouy(5); Shipp(7); Painich(8); Berthelot(8); Daugherty(9); Coogan(9). 
  Win-Berthelot(7-3)  Save-Coogan(3)  Loss-Hutchinson(8-4)  T-3:18  A-22218
  HR STAN - Hochgesang
  HR LS - Koerner 2
Game box score

LSU 10, Stanford 5
(June 1 at Omaha, Neb.)

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  LSU................. 300 220 210  - 10 12  1      (55-13)
  Stanford............ 000 020 030  -  5  7  0      (44-19)
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  Pitchers: LSU - Coogan; Daugherty(8). Stanford - Peterson; Cogan(6); Koons(9). 
  Win-Coogan(14-3)  Loss-Peterson(11-3)  T-2:42  A-23867
  HR LS - Larson 2, Furniss, Davis, Earnhart
Game box score

LSU 5, Rice 4
(May 30 at Omaha, Neb.)

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  Rice................ 010 002 010  -  4  8  1      (47-15)
  LSU................. 010 100 03X  -  5  9  1      (54-13)
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  Pitchers: Rice - Nichols; Anderson(7). LSU - Thompson; Demouy(7). 
  Win-Demouy(6-1)  Loss-Anderson(10-2)  T-2:31  A-20551
  HR LS - Larson (38)
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LSU 15, South Alabama 4
(May 26 at Baton Rouge)

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  LSU................. 000 (11)30 010  - 15 19  0      (53-13)
  South Alabama....... 010 1   02 000  -  4 10  1      (43-19)
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  Pitchers: LSU - Coogan; Painich(2); Daugherty(6). South Alabama - Sparks; 
  Fischer(4); Rayborn(4); Norton(9). 
  Win-Painich(9-2)  Save-Daugherty(1)  Loss-Sparks(11-1)  T-2:55  A-7041
  HR LS - Higgins (10), Larson 2 (37), Koerner (20)
  HR SA - Jackson (9), Stacy (15), Salvagio (5)
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LSU 14, South Alabama 4
(May 26 at Baton Rouge)

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  South Alabama....... 100 300 000  -  4  6  0      (43-18)
  LSU................. 503 300 03X  - 14 10  0      (52-13)
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  Pitchers: South Alabama - Norton; Deason(3); Cooke(8). LSU - Thompson. 
  Win-Thompson(11-3)  Loss-Norton(9-6)  T-2:21  A-0
  HR SA - Choron (21), Smith (5)
  HR LS - Higgins (9), Larson (35), Koerner (19), Davis (15)
  The same two teams meet in 30 minutes with the winner going to Omaha...    
  Choron ties USA single-season home run record with 21, set by Jerry Poston 
  in '77 and tied by Mark Johnston in '78.                                   
Game box score

LSU 14, Long Beach State 7
(May 25 at Baton Rouge)

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  LSU................. 111 000 310 07 - 14 15  1      (51-13)
  Long Beach State.... 001 020 400 00 -  7 10  5      (39-26)
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  Pitchers: LSU - Berthelot; Demouy(5); Coogan(7); Albritton(11). 
  Long Beach State - Jones; Petrosian(4); Barrera(11); Grant(11); Thomas(11). 
  Win-Coogan(13-3)  Loss-Petrosian(4-3)  T-4:55  A-6687
  HR LS - Furniss (16), McClure (12), Bernhardt (16)
  HR LB - Martin (9)
Game box score

South Alabama 11, LSU 5
(May 24 at Baton Rouge)

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  LSU................. 002 002 001  -  5  8  2      (50-13)
  South Alabama....... 330 002 12X  - 11 16  0      (43-17)
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  Pitchers: LSU - Shipp; Painich(2); Daugherty(6); Guillory(7). South Alabama - 
  Rayborn; Nakamura(6). 
  Win-Rayborn(2-1)  Save-Nakamura(2)  Loss-Shipp(4-1)  T-3:03  A-6726
  HR LS - Barbier (15), McClure (11)
  HR SA - Choron (20)
  Game resumed at noon Sunday...USA advances to the championship round on    
  Monday, with the first game at 11...LSU faces the winner of the Long Beach-
  UNC-Greensboro game this evening 45 minutes after that game.               
Game box score

LSU 14, Oklahoma 3
(May 23 at Baton Rouge)

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  Oklahoma............ 100 200 000  -  3  6  0      (39-20)
  LSU................. 800 311 01X  - 14 13  1      (50-12)
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  Pitchers: Oklahoma - Smith; McCurtain(1); Shackleford(2); Olsen(7). LSU - 
  Thompson; Guillory(7). 
  Win-Thompson(10-3)  Save-Guillory(1)  Loss-Smith(3-1)  T-2:52  A-6573
  HR OU - Elsey (8)
  HR LS - Higgins (8), Larson 2 (34), Bernhardt 2 (15)
  LSU faces USA-Long Beach winner Sat. at 11...Oklahoma is eliminated...LSU  
  now has 165 homers, breaking the NCAA single-season mark held by BYU with  
  161 in 1988...Larson has 105 RBIs, breaking Eddy Furniss' single-season    
  SEC record of 103 set last year.                                           
Game box score

LSU 14, UNC-Greensboro 0
(May 22 at Baton Rouge)

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  UNC-Greensboro...... 000 000 000  -  0  5  2      (44-16)
  LSU................. 022 261 10X  - 14 17  0      (49-12)
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  Pitchers: UNC-Greensboro - Surridge; Evick(5); Woerhle(5). LSU - Coogan; 
  Berthelot(6); Albritton(9). 
  Win-Coogan(12-3)  Loss-Surridge(6-6)  T-2:35  A-6654
  HR LS - Koerner (18), Earnhart (5)
  Game resumed at 10 a.m. Friday...Greensboro faces Houston in 45 minutes... 
  LSU takes on Oklahoma 45 minutes after the Greensboro-Houston contest...   
  McClure ties LSU record for doubles in a game...LSU's first post-season    
  shutout since 8-0 win over Wichita State in '93 CWS final.                 
Game box score

Alabama 12, LSU 2
(May 18 at Columbus, Ga.)

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  LSU................. 100 100 000  -  2  6  2      (48-12)
  Alabama............. 331 001 31X  - 12 18  1      (48-12)
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  Pitchers: LSU - Berthelot; Daugherty(2); Demouy(3); Coogan(6); Guillory(7); 
  Albritton(8). Alabama - Daniel; Hurst(8); Eilers(9). 
  Win-Daniel(5-0)  Loss-Berthelot(6-3)  T-2:54  A-4268
  HR LS - Barbier, McClure
  HR UA - Caruso
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LSU 12, Alabama 7
(May 17 at Columbus, Ga.)

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  Alabama............. 250 000 000  -  7 13  0      (46-12)
  LSU................. 105 100 50X  - 12 13  1      (48-11)
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  Pitchers: Alabama - Vaz; A. Bernard(5). LSU - Shipp; Painich(6). 
  Win-Painich(8-2)  Loss-A. Bernard(4-4)  T-2:41  A-4030
  HR UA - Tidwell, Caruso, Keller
  HR LS - Larson, McClure 2, Bernhardt, Earnhart
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LSU 12, Tennessee 5
(May 16 at Columbus, Ga.)

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  LSU................. 102 400 005  - 12 15  0      (47-11)
  Tennessee........... 030 011 000  -  5 12  0      (41-17)
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  Pitchers: LSU - Thompson; Demouy(7); Guillory(9). Tennessee - Cosgrove; 
  Hudson(4); Abell(8); Marr(9); Odom(9). 
  Win-Thompson(9-3)  Loss-Cosgrove(10-5)  T-3:08  A-2576
  HR LS - Higgins
  HR UT - Anderson
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LSU 5, Auburn 2
(May 15 at Columbus, Ga.)

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  Auburn.............. 000 200 000  -  2  7  2      (43-13)
  LSU................. 001 102 01X  -  5  8  2      (46-11)
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  Pitchers: Auburn - Schoening; Hancock(6). LSU - Coogan; Daugherty(7); Demouy(9)
  . 
  Win-Coogan(11-3)  Save-Demouy(5)  Loss-Schoening(5-2)  T-2:46  A-3642
  HR LS - Larson
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LSU 6, Alabama 4
(May 11 at Tuscaloosa, Ala.)

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  LSU................. 100 002 120  -  6  8  1      (45-11)
  Alabama............. 300 000 010  -  4  6  1      (44-11)
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  Pitchers: LSU - Painich; Thompson(3); Demouy(8). Alabama - Fisher; Kingrey(8). 
  Win-Thompson(8-2)  Save-Demouy(4)  Loss-Fisher(8-2)  T-2:32  A-5117
  HR LS - Furniss, Koerner, Horton
  HR UA - Tidwell
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Alabama 28, LSU 2
(May 10 at Tuscaloosa, Ala.)

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  LSU................. 010 0   00 010  -  2 10  2      (44-11)
  Alabama............. 143 (10)25 03X  - 28 28  1      (44-10)
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  Pitchers: LSU - Thompson; Daugherty(3); Berthelot(4); Guillory(4); Leonardi(6); 
  Thibodeaux(7). Alabama - Henderson; Hurst(8); Daniel(9). 
  Win-Henderson(10-2)  Loss-Thompson(7-3)  T-3:00  A-5117
  HR LS - Larson 2
  HR UA - Tidwell, Vaz, Caruso, Mohr, Tucker, Keller, Duncan
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Alabama 6, LSU 4
(May 9 at Tuscaloosa, Ala.)

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  LSU................. 002 000 101  -  4  5  1      (44-10)
  Alabama............. 212 010 00X  -  6  7  0      (43-10)
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  Pitchers: LSU - Coogan; Daugherty(6); Demouy(8). Alabama - Vaz. 
  Win-Vaz(3-1)  Loss-Coogan(10-3)  T-2:32  A-5117
  HR LS - Barbier, Koerner
  HR UA - Tucker
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Arkansas 16, LSU 1
(May 4 at Fayetteville, Ark.)

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  LSU................. 010 000 000  -  1  2  4      (44-9)
  Arkansas............ 414 230 02X  - 16 17  1      (35-17)
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  Pitchers: LSU - Painich; Berthelot(2); Daugherty(4); Guillory(5); Thibodeaux(8)
  . Arkansas - Wright; Franks(7). 
  Win-Wright(5-2)  Save-Franks(7)  Loss-Painich(7-1)  T-2:52  A-4118
  HR LS - Koerner
  HR AR - Lundquist
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LSU 11, Arkansas 5
(May 3 at Fayetteville, Ark.)

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  LSU................. 003 511 100  - 11 15  1      (44-8)
  Arkansas............ 000 030 101  -  5  9  2      (34-17)
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  Pitchers: LSU - Thompson; Demouy(7). Arkansas - Carnes; Moriarity(5). 
  Win-Thompson(7-2)  Loss-Carnes(6-4)  T-2:50  A-5067
  HR LS - Bernhardt, Barbier, Larson
  HR AR - Erickson
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LSU 13, Arkansas 8
(May 2 at Fayetteville, Ark.)

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  LSU................. 100 014 061  - 13 13  0      (43-8)
  Arkansas............ 411 002 000  -  8 12  1      (34-16)
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  Pitchers: LSU - Coogan; Daugherty(7); Demouy(8). Arkansas - Quarnstrom; 
  Franks(6); Lunney(8); Rogers(8); Moriarity(9). 
  Win-Daugherty(4-0)  Loss-Lunney(4-2)  T-3:00  A-3918
  HR LS - Larson, Bernhardt, Horton
  HR AR - Erickson, Hinske
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LSU 11, Southern 1
(Apr 29, 1997 at Alex Box Stadium)

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  Southern............ 100 000 000  -  1  4  4      (31-14)
  LSU................. 102 600 20X  - 11 15  0      (42-8)
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  Pitchers: Southern - M. Robinson; Lyons(8). LSU - Painich; Daugherty(5); 
  Demouy(7); Guillory(8); Berthelot(9). 
  Win-Painich(7-1)  Loss-M. Robinson(5-1)  T-2:11  A-6565
  HR SU - L. Williams (8)
  HR LS - McClure (7)
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LSU 8, Auburn 0
(Apr. 26 at Baton Rouge)

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  Auburn.............. 000 000 000  -  0  5  1      (39-9)
  LSU................. 014 010 20X  -  8  9  0      (41-8)
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  Pitchers: Auburn - Hebson; Jones(7); Bean(7). LSU - Thompson. 
  Win-Thompson(6-2)  Loss-Hebson(8-2)  T-2:18  A-7018
  HR LS - McClure (6), Barbier (11), Larson (26)
  McClure's home run broke the LSU and                                       
  SEC single-season record...Larson ties LSU indvidual single-season home run
  record...LSU ties school record for double plays...LSU's first shutout     
  since March 1 (VCU)...Attendance is a single-game record.                  
Game box score

LSU 7, Auburn 1
(Apr. 25 at Baton Rouge)

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  Auburn.............. 000 000 001  -  1  7  3      (39-8)
  LSU................. 200 011 12X  -  7  7  1      (40-8)
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  Pitchers: Auburn - Hudson; Dunham(5). LSU - Coogan. 
  Win-Coogan(10-2)  Loss-Hudson(10-2)  T-2:31  A-6866
  HR LS - Barbier (10), Koerner (14)
  LSU ties the school and SEC single-season record for home runs with 131.   
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LSU 11, Northwestern State 5
(Apr. 23 at Baton Rouge)

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  Northwestern State.. 102 000 020  -  5  9  3      (30-17)
  LSU................. 000 008 12X  - 11 12  2      (39-8)
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  Pitchers: Northwestern State - Balcer; Lawrence(6); Metcalfe(6); Emanuel(7). 
  LSU - Thompson; Demouy(3); Leonardi(7); Guillory(9). 
  Win-Demouy(5-1)  Loss-Lawrence(7-3)  T-2:48  A-5761
  HR NW - Hewes (5), Ortega (4)
  HR LS - Davis (14), Furniss (14), Larson (25)
  Furniss ties Albert (Joey) Belle for second place on the LSU career home   
  run list with 49. Todd Walker is first at 52.                              
Game box score

New Orleans 11, LSU 8
(Apr. 22 at Baton Rouge)

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  New Orleans......... 021 302 030  - 11 14  2      (24-22)
  LSU................. 100 200 014  -  8 13  2      (38-8)
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  Pitchers: New Orleans - Hymel; Cabeceiras(9). LSU - Berthelot; Daugherty(4); 
  Leonardi(6); Shipp(6); Guillory(8); Colvin(9). 
  Win-Hymel(5-2)  Loss-Berthelot(6-2)  T-3:11  A-6413
  HR UNO - Wilker (6), Cabeceiras (8)
  HR LS - Barbier (9), Larson 2 (24)
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LSU 11, Mississippi 4
(Apr. 20 at Baton Rouge)

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  Mississippi......... 100 030 000  -  4  8  2      (19-24)
  LSU................. 203 050 10X  - 11 12  0      (38-7)
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  Pitchers: Mississippi - Rodgers; Tolbert(5); Hudson(6); Duff(7). LSU - Painich; 
  Guillory(9). 
  Win-Painich(6-1)  Loss-Rodgers(3-3)  T-2:52  A-6713
  HR UM - Eskra (6)
  HR LS - Cuntz (11), Larson 2 (22), Koerner (13), Davis (13)
  Win ties LSU's best 45-game mark                                           
  (38-7) set in 1986...Tigers have now played three consecutive errorless    
  games..McClure ties LSU single-game record base-on-balls (4).              
Game box score

LSU 6, Mississippi 4
(Apr. 19 at Baton Rouge)

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  Mississippi......... 000 130 000  -  4 11  1      (19-23)
  LSU................. 500 100 00X  -  6  9  0      (37-7)
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  Pitchers: Mississippi - DeYoung. LSU - Thompson; Daugherty(5); Demouy(8). 
  Win-Daugherty(3-0)  Save-Demouy(3)  Loss-DeYoung(3-6)  T-2:40  A-6661
  HR LS - Davis (12), Bernhardt (10)
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LSU 7, Mississippi 1
(Apr. 18 at Baton Rouge)

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  Mississippi......... 000 010 000  -  1  1  1      (19-22)
  LSU................. 100 310 02X  -  7 10  0      (36-7)
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  Pitchers: Mississippi - Walker. LSU - Coogan. 
  Win-Coogan(9-2)  Loss-Walker(1-2)  T-1:59  A-6775
  HR UM - Jo. Huisman (7)
  HR LS - Barbier (8), Larson (20), Koerner (12), Davis 2 (11)
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LSU 11, SE Louisiana 4
(Apr. 16 at Baton Rouge)

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  SE Louisiana........ 400 000 000  -  4  6  3      (28-13)
  LSU................. 073 000 01X  - 11 11  4      (35-7)
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  Pitchers: SE Louisiana - Pitarro; Estave(2); Gage-Cole(5); Rachal(8). LSU - 
  Demouy; Guillory(1); Leonardi(6); Colvin(9). 
  Win-Guillory(1-0)  Loss-Pitarro(2-1)  T-2:33  A-5986
  HR SLU - Waguespack (9)
  HR LS - McClure (5), Barbier (7), Horton (3)
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SW Louisiana 10, LSU 8
(Apr. 15 at Baton Rouge)

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  SW Louisiana........ 000 040 321  - 10 14  0      (28-10)
  LSU................. 010 401 101  -  8 12  1      (34-7)
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  Pitchers: SW Louisiana - Ryan; Devey(6). LSU - Berthelot; Daugherty(5); 
  Coogan(7); Guillory(9). 
  Win-Devey(1-0)  Loss-Coogan(8-2)  T-2:44  A-6752
  HR USL - Feehan (2), Cantrelle (6), Hemme (5)
  HR LS - McClure (4), Larson (19), Davis 2 (9), Bernhardt (9)
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Mississippi State 4, LSU 1
(Apr. 13 at Starkville, Miss.)

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  LSU................. 001 000 000  -  1  3  3      (34-6)
  Mississippi State... 100 101 01X  -  4  5  0      (27-11)
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  Pitchers: LSU - Painich; Demouy(8). Mississippi State - Jackson; Johnson(8). 
  Win-Jackson(6-2)  Save-Johnson(7)  Loss-Painich(5-1)  T-2:23  A-4012
  HR LS - Cuntz (10)
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LSU 20, Mississippi State 12
(Apr. 12 at Starkville, Miss.)

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  LSU................. 841 211 102  - 20 20  4      (34-5)
  Mississippi State... 002 211 510  - 12 16  0      (26-11)
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  Pitchers: LSU - Thompson; Leonardi(7); Daugherty(7); Demouy(8). 
  Mississippi State - Dilgard; H. Thoms(1); Walters(3); Ginter(6). 
  Win-Thompson(5-2)  Loss-Dilgard(5-1)  T-3:19  A-6032
  HR LS - Higgins (6), Cresse (9), Larson (18), Koerner (11), McClure (3), Earnhart (3)
  HR MS - Lee (10), Scioneaux (2)
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Mississippi State 9, LSU 6
(Apr. 12 at Starkville, Miss.)

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  LSU................. 020 011 200  -  6 10  1      (33-5)
  Mississippi State... 330 000 12X  -  9 11  0      (26-10)
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  Pitchers: LSU - Coogan; Demouy(8). Mississippi State - DuBose; Johnson(7). 
  Win-Johnson(3-1)  Loss-Coogan(8-1)  T-2:37  A-0
  HR LS - Furniss (13), Bernhardt (8)
  HR MS - R. Thoms (1), Lee (9), Freeman (4)
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LSU 12, Northeast Louisiana 4
(Apr. 9 at Baton Rouge)

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  Northeast Louisiana. 111 000 010  -  4  8  3      (16-15)
  LSU................. 401 310 30X  - 12 12  1      (33-4)
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  Pitchers: Northeast Louisiana - Sheets; Prejean(3); Jones(4); Artieta(7); 
  Smith(8). LSU - Berthelot; Painich(5); Leonardi(9). 
  Win-Painich(5-0)  Loss-Sheets(2-2)  T-2:37  A-6575
  HR NLU - Taylor (9), Wolfe (6)
  HR LS - Koerner (10)
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LSU 12, Tulane 2
(Apr. 8 at New Orleans)

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  LSU................. 211 200 411  - 12 19  0      (32-4)
  Tulane.............. 000 200 000  -  2  5  2      (23-12)
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  Pitchers: LSU - Demouy; Daugherty(5); Albritton(7); Leonardi(9). Tulane - Bell; 
  Bobbitt(1); Lontayo(4); Navarro(7); Ardoin(7); Brown(9). 
  Win-Demouy(4-1)  Loss-Bell(3-2)  T-3:17  A-4500
  HR LS - Cresse (8)
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LSU 11, South Carolina 10
(Apr. 6 at Baton Rouge)

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  South Carolina...... 102 502 0 - 10 16  0      (23-12)
  LSU................. 304 103 X - 11 11  4      (31-4)
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  Pitchers: South Carolina - Whitfield; Pomar(3); Bray(5); Hoshour(6); Poston(6). 
  LSU - Painich; Albritton(4); Berthelot(4); Coogan(7). 
  Win-Berthelot(6-1)  Save-Coogan(2)  Loss-Hoshour(4-2)  T-2:56  A-6828
  HR LS - Furniss (12)
  Game called after 6 1/2 innings due to travel restrictions.                
Game box score

South Carolina 8, LSU 7
(Apr. 5 at Baton Rouge)

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  South Carolina...... 011 002 400  -  8 11  2      (23-11)
  LSU................. 200 003 200  -  7 10  1      (30-4)
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  Pitchers: South Carolina - Jodie; Bray(7); Speer(8). LSU - Thompson; 
  Daugherty(7); Demouy(7). 
  Win-Jodie(6-0)  Save-Speer(1)  Loss-Thompson(4-2)  T-3:06  A-6753
  HR SC - Urquhart (7), Bordenick (8)
  HR LS - Barbier (6), Larson (17)
  The Gamecocks are the first SEC East team to win at Alex Box since         
  Florida beat the Tigers, 2-1, on April 10, 1993, a span of 24 games.       
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LSU 9, South Carolina 8
(Apr. 4 at Baton Rouge)

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  South Carolina...... 000 007 010  -  8 10  2      (22-11)
  LSU................. 503 001 00X  -  9 11  3      (30-3)
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  Pitchers: South Carolina - Moore; Poston(2); Bray(7); Watson(8). LSU - Coogan; 
  Guillory(6); Daugherty(7); Demouy(8). 
  Win-Coogan(8-0)  Save-Demouy(2)  Loss-Moore(1-1)  T-2:48  A-6538
  HR LS - Furniss (11)
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LSU 9, McNeese State 6
(Apr. 2 at Baton Rouge)

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  McNeese State....... 112 100 001  -  6 10  1      (12-19-1)
  LSU................. 231 010 20X  -  9 13  1      (29-3)
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  Pitchers: McNeese State - Huggins; Serrano(3); McLendon(5); Portie(7); Cravey(8)
  . LSU - Berthelot; Daugherty(3); Albritton(5); Thompson(7); Leonardi(9). 
  Win-Daugherty(2-0)  Loss-Huggins(2-6)  T-2:58  A-6591
  HR MCN - Selway (2), Schmitz (5)
  HR LS - Furniss 2 (10), Higgins (5)
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LSU 13, Nicholls State 5
(Apr. 1 at Baton Rouge)

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  Nicholls State...... 000 020 030  -  5 12  3      (17-17)
  LSU................. 203 042 02X  - 13 12  2      (28-3)
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  Pitchers: Nicholls State - Viator; Landry(6); Welsh(7); Mondello(8). LSU - 
  Demouy; Daugherty(4); Guillory(5); Tyson(8); Leonardi(8). 
  Win-Demouy(3-1)  Loss-Viator(1-4)  T-2:28  A-7012
  HR LS - McClure (2), Cuntz (9), Davis (7), Cresse (7)
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LSU 8, Tennessee 6
(Mar. 30 at Knoxville, Tenn.)

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  LSU................. 200 000 121 02 -  8 12  1      (27-3)
  Tennessee........... 002 001 003 00 -  6  8  2      (24-7)
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  Pitchers: LSU - Painich; Demouy(6); Daugherty(6); Guillory(9); Berthelot(9); 
  Albritton(11). Tennessee - Hudson; Abell(7); Marr(7); Myers(10); Odom(11). 
  Win-Berthelot(5-1)  Save-Albritton(1)  Loss-Myers(5-2)  T-3:38  A-2757
  HR LS - Furniss (8), Larson (16), Koerner (9)
  HR UT - Duckwiler (4)
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LSU 7, Tennessee 2
(Mar. 29 at Knoxville, Tenn.)

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  LSU................. 100 121 002  -  7 11  0      (26-3)
  Tennessee........... 000 010 100  -  2  6  2      (24-6)
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  Pitchers: LSU - Thompson. Tennessee - Folkers; Abell(7); Marr(9). 
  Win-Thompson(4-1)  Loss-Folkers(3-1)  T-2:36  A-3337
  HR LS - Bernhardt (7)
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LSU 12, Tennessee 3
(Mar. 28 at Knoxville, Tenn.)

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  LSU................. 013 035 000  - 12 16  0      (25-3)
  Tennessee........... 010 101 000  -  3 11  3      (24-5)
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  Pitchers: LSU - Coogan; Daugherty(7); Guillory(8). Tennessee - Cosgrove; 
  Ruiz(6); Brummitt(7). 
  Win-Coogan(7-0)  Loss-Cosgrove(5-2)  T-2:52  A-2795
  HR LS - Barbier (5), Koerner (8), Davis (6)
  HR UT - K. Keene (7)
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Northeast Louisiana 6, LSU 2
(Mar 26, 1997 at Monroe, La.)

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  LSU................. 010 001 000  -  2  4  1      (24-3)
  Northeast Louisiana. 311 000 01X  -  6 11  1      (11-12)
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  Pitchers: LSU - Berthelot; Guillory(4); Albritton(6); Demouy(7). 
  Northeast Louisiana - Loland; Artieta(9). 
  Win-Loland(2-2)  Loss-Berthelot(4-1)  T-3:00  A-4371
  HR LS - Koerner (7)
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LSU 13, Louisiana Tech 1
(Mar. 25 at Ruston, La.)

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  LSU................. 021 104 203  - 13 16  1      (24-2)
  Louisiana Tech...... 001 000 000  -  1  7  2      (12-12)
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  Pitchers: LSU - Painich; Daugherty(6); Albritton(7); Guillory(9). 
  Louisiana Tech - Kelly; Corley(6); Johnson(7); Eastep(9). 
  Win-Painich(4-0)  Loss-Kelly(0-1)  T-3:13  A-3251
  HR LS - Furniss (7), Larson 3 (15), Witten (3), Cuntz (8)
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LSU 9, Florida 5
(Mar. 23 at Baton Rouge)

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  Florida............. 001 010 021  -  5  8  0      (18-11)
  LSU................. 004 320 00X  -  9 14  1      (23-2)
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  Pitchers: Florida - McClendon; Gray(5); Fogg(8). LSU - Thompson; Daugherty(8); 
  Demouy(9). 
  Win-Thompson(3-1)  Loss-McClendon(4-2)  T-2:40  A-6660
  HR UF - Eckstein (4)
  HR LS - Higgins (4), Larson (12)
  Tigers have now won 23 straight against the SEC East at home.              
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LSU 13, Florida 10
(Mar. 22 at Baton Rouge)

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  Florida............. 000 113 500  - 10  9  1      (18-10)
  LSU................. 110 005 06X  - 13 14  2      (22-2)
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  Pitchers: Florida - Rodriguez; Fogg(6); Wilkerson(8); Gray(8). LSU - Coogan; 
  Demouy(6); Daugherty(7); Berthelot(9); Painich(9). 
  Win-Daugherty(1-0)  Save-Painich(1)  Loss-Wilkerson(4-3)  T-3:24  A-6659
  HR UF - Hazzard (4), Haught (3), Martin (2)
  HR LS - Higgins (3), Bernhardt (6), Horton (2)
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LSU 11, Florida 3
(Mar. 21 at Baton Rouge)

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  Florida............. 020 000 001  -  3  5  1      (18-9)
  LSU................. 300 233 00X  - 11 11  1      (21-2)
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  Pitchers: Florida - Edge; Knollin(6). LSU - Shipp. 
  Win-Shipp(4-0)  Loss-Edge(2-2)  T-2:38  A-6898
  HR UF - Wilkerson (12), Haught (2)
  HR LS - Higgins (2), Barbier (4), Bernhardt (5), Cuntz (7)
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New Orleans 6, LSU 4
(Mar. 18 at New Orleans)

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  LSU................. 100 300 000  -  4 10  0      (20-2)
  New Orleans......... 302 010 00X  -  6  8  2      (15-8)
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  Pitchers: LSU - Thompson; Daugherty(7); Painich(8). New Orleans - Miller; 
  Faust(5); Cabeceiras(8). 
  Win-Faust(5-0)  Save-Cabeceiras(1)  Loss-Thompson(2-1)  T-2:21  A-5288
  HR LS - Barbier (3)
  HR UNO - Harer (3), Hecard (6), Rivera (5)
  Attendance is second largest in Privateer Park history.                    
  Schwaner ejected in the eighth by third base umpire Ray Gregson.           
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LSU 7, Georgia 3
(Mar. 16 at Athens, Ga.)

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  LSU................. 401 100 100  -  7  7  1      (20-1)
  Georgia............. 000 000 201  -  3 10  6      (16-7)
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  Pitchers: LSU - Coogan; Berthelot(9); Thompson(9). Georgia - Bridges; Brand(6); 
  Hall(9). 
  Win-Coogan(6-0)  Save-Thompson(1)  Loss-Bridges(3-1)  T-2:54  A-2018
  HR LS - Davis (5)
  HR UG - Hays (1)
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Georgia 11, LSU 9
(Mar. 15 at Athens, Ga.)

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  LSU................. 142 011 000  -  9 10  2      (19-1)
  Georgia............. 030 044 00X  - 11 11  2      (16-6)
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  Pitchers: LSU - Thompson; Daugherty(2); Demouy(5); Painich(6). Georgia - 
  Frachiseur; Stinger(6); Brownlee(6); Jerue(9); Crawford(9). 
  Win-Brownlee(3-0)  Save-Crawford(2)  Loss-Demouy(2-1)  T-3:13  A-2024
  HR LS - Barbier (2), Furniss (6), Davis (4)
  HR UG - Crawford (6), Osbolt (6)
  SEC Records: LSU 4-1, UGA 2-3                                              
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LSU 6, Georgia 5
(Mar. 14 at Athens, Ga.)

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  LSU................. 100 000 220 1 -  6  7  3      (19-0)
  Georgia............. 010 100 300 0 -  5  8  2      (15-6)
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  Pitchers: LSU - Shipp; Demouy(8). Georgia - Gandy; Brownlee(7); Jerue(7). 
  Win-Demouy(2-0)  Loss-Jerue(1-1)  T-2:49  A-2302
  HR LS - Earnhart (2)
  HR UG - Crawford (5), Anthony (6)
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LSU 14, Louisiana College 7
(Mar. 12 at Baton Rouge)

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  Louisiana College... 101 200 030  -  7 10  2      (6-10)
  LSU................. 710 031 02X  - 14 17  2      (18-0)
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  Pitchers: Louisiana College - Teeter; Bareswill(4); Breaux(7). LSU - Painich; 
  Albritton(4); Daugherty(4); Demouy(6); Guillory(8); Tyson(9). 
  Win-Painich(3-0)  Loss-Teeter(1-3)  T-2:56  A-5920
  HR LC - Leaumont (6)
  HR LS - Witten (2), Thibodeaux (2), Cuntz (6), Bennett (1)
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LSU 8, Louisiana Tech 2
(Mar. 11 at Baton Rouge)

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  Louisiana Tech...... 000 002 000  -  2  5  2      (6-9)
  LSU................. 003 100 04X  -  8  6  1      (17-0)
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  Pitchers: Louisiana Tech - Sonnier; Hastings(7); Tanksley(8). LSU - Berthelot; 
  Coogan(6). 
  Win-Berthelot(4-0)  Save-Coogan(1)  Loss-Sonnier(1-2)  T-2:43  A-6548
  HR LS - Cresse (6)
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LSU 7, Vanderbilt 3
(Mar. 9 at Baton Rouge)

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  Vanderbilt.......... 000 100 020  -  3  6  0      (9-6)
  LSU................. 003 400 00X  -  7  9  3      (16-0)
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  Pitchers: Vanderbilt - Colley; Yee(5); Hastings(7); Byrd(8). LSU - Shipp; 
  Painich(8); Guillory(8). 
  Win-Shipp(3-0)  Loss-Colley(2-2)  T-2:37  A-6635
  HR VU - Johnston (5)
  HR LS - Larson (11)
  Johnston reached on catcher's interference.                                
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LSU 8, Vanderbilt 7
(Mar. 8 at Baton Rouge)

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  Vanderbilt.......... 013 111 000  -  7 13  2      (9-5)
  LSU................. 302 030 00X  -  8  8  2      (15-0)
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  Pitchers: Vanderbilt - Snow; Yee(5). LSU - Thompson; Daugherty(3); 
  Berthelot(4); Demouy(7). 
  Win-Berthelot(3-0)  Save-Demouy(1)  Loss-Snow(2-2)  T-2:47  A-6975
  HR VU - Kata (1), Johnston (4), Meadows (2), Christensen (2)
  HR LS - Larson (10)
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LSU 19, Vanderbilt 5
(Mar. 7 at Baton Rouge, La.)

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  Vanderbilt.......... 001 120 001  -  5 12  2      (9-4)
  LSU................. 260 230 33X  - 19 17  1      (14-0)
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  Pitchers: Vanderbilt - Seybt; Giannola(5); Hastings(7); Lewis(8). LSU - Coogan; 
  Demouy(6); Daugherty(8); Albritton(9). 
  Win-Coogan(5-0)  Loss-Seybt(1-2)  T-3:02  A-6848
  HR LS - Barbier (1), Polozola (1), Larson (9), Thibodeaux (1), Davis (3)
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LSU 12, Southern 1
(Mar. 5 at Baton Rouge)

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  Southern............ 010 000 000  -  1  5  3      (3-5)
  LSU................. 340 003 02X  - 12 11  0      (13-0)
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  Pitchers: Southern - T. Williams; C. Robinson(3); Gordon(7). LSU - Painich; 
  Berthelot(4); Albritton(7); Guillory(8); Leonardi(9). 
  Win-Painich(2-0)  Loss-T. Williams(1-1)  T-2:25  A-5503
  HR LS - Koerner (6), Witten (1), Larson (8)
  The 13-0 start ties the school record set last year.                       
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LSU 8, Tulane 5
(Mar. 4 at Baton Rouge)

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  Tulane.............. 001 020 200  -  5  9  1      (7-5)
  LSU................. 010 001 33X  -  8 14  2      (12-0)
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  Pitchers: Tulane - Navarro; Bell(7); Brown(7); Ardoin(8). LSU - Shipp; 
  Daugherty(6); Demouy(7); Coogan(8). 
  Win-Coogan(4-0)  Loss-Brown(0-1)  T-3:11  A-7017
  HR LS - Furniss (5), Cresse (5)
  Tonight's attendance is a single-game record.                              
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LSU 6, Va. Commonwealth 4
(Mar. 2 at Baton Rouge)

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  Va. Commonwealth.... 001 020 1 -  4  7  0      (5-8)
  LSU................. 000 132 0 -  6  9  1      (11-0)
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  Pitchers: Va. Commonwealth - Berryman; Inge(5). LSU - Painich; Berthelot(5). 
  Win-Berthelot(2-0)  Loss-Berryman(2-2)  T-2:00  A-5546
  HR VC - Ashcraft (2), Whitby (2)
  HR LS - Furniss (4), Cuntz (5), Bernhardt (4)
  Game called at 3:33 p.m. due to rain.                                      
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LSU 22, Va. Commonwealth 0
(Mar. 1 at Baton Rouge)

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  Va. Commonwealth.... 000 000 000  -  0  5  1      (5-7)
  LSU................. 522 005 17X  - 22 20  1      (10-0)
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  Pitchers: Va. Commonwealth - Burch; Mann(6); Lee(8). LSU - Thompson; Demouy(7); 
  Daugherty(9). 
  Win-Thompson(2-0)  Loss-Burch(0-3)  T-2:28  A-6104
  HR LS - Higgins (1), Koerner (5), Larson 2 (6), Cuntz (4)
  The Tigers have now won 18 straight dating to last year's South II         
  regional.  It ties the record set back in 1986.                            
  Koerner hits for the cycle, and also ties the school record for hits in    
  a game.  He also had 5 at South Carolina on April 5, 1996.                 
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LSU 15, Va. Commonwealth 2
(Feb. 28 at Baton Rouge)

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  Va. Commonwealth.... 020 000 000  -  2  4  3      (5-6)
  LSU................. 305 400 03X  - 15 14  0      (9-0)
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  Pitchers: Va. Commonwealth - Finley; Simpson(4); Farkas(6); Patterson(8). LSU - 
  Coogan; Shipp(8). 
  Win-Coogan(3-0)  Loss-Finley(2-2)  T-2:17  A-5488
  HR VC - Anthony (1)
  HR LS - Furniss (3), Bernhardt (3)
  The run charged to Simpson in the fourth was a team unearned run.  The run 
  is earned against Simpson but not against the team.                        
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LSU 9, Duke 8
(Feb. 23 at New Orleans)

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  Duke................ 010 300 004  -  8  9  1      (8-3)
  LSU................. 020 600 001  -  9  9  1      (8-0)
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  Pitchers: Duke - Dishman; Sullivan(5). LSU - Painich; Thompson(4); 
  Daugherty(8); Guillory(9); Albritton(9); Demouy(9). 
  Win-Demouy(1-0)  Loss-Sullivan(0-1)  T-2:56  A-7755
  HR LS - Larson 3
  Koerner is 0-for-7 since his inside-the-park home run on Friday night.     
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LSU 3, North Carolina State 2
(Feb. 22 at New Orleans)

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  North Carolina State 001 001 000  -  2  3  1      (4-4)
  LSU................. 001 000 02X  -  3  8  2      (7-0)
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  Pitchers: North Carolina State - Black. LSU - Coogan. 
  Win-Coogan(2-0)  Loss-Black(1-2)  T-2:07  A-11449
  HR NCS - Sergio
  HR LS - Bernhardt
  Figueroa out on batter's interference in the third, and then batted out of 
  turn in the fourth.                                                        
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LSU 11, North Carolina 4
(Feb. 21 at New Orleans)

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  North Carolina...... 100 120 000  -  4 10  1      (2-2)
  LSU................. 107 011 01X  - 11 10  1      (6-0)
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  Pitchers: North Carolina - Elmore; Finnerty(4); Horney(7); Yoder(8). LSU - 
  Shipp; Demouy(8). 
  Win-Shipp(2-0)  Loss-Elmore(0-1)  T-2:43  A-7727
  HR LS - Cuntz, Koerner, Bernhardt
  Shipp ties his career high in strikeouts.  He also struck out 9 against UNO
  in last year's South II Regional.                                          
  Koerner's home run was inside the park.                                    
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LSU 16, Southern 2
(Feb. 19 at Baton Rouge)

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  Southern............ 200 000 000  -  2  7  1      (2-4)
  LSU................. 530 411 02X  - 16 15  3      (5-0)
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  Pitchers: Southern - Gordon; Lyons(1); Johnson(4); Hanspard(4); Toussaint(6); 
  T. Williams(7). LSU - Thompson; Demouy(6); Guillory(8); Leonardi(9). 
  Win-Thompson(1-0)  Loss-Gordon(1-1)  T-2:51  A-5636
  HR SU - K. Thompson (3)
  HR LS - Koerner (3), Furniss 2 (2), Cresse 2 (4), Davis (2), Cuntz (2)
  The seven home runs ties a single-game LSU team mark.  The record was      
  previously set in 1994 vs. TCU and tied last year against Western          
  Kentucky.                                                                  
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LSU 9, Centenary 2
(Feb. 18 at Baton Rouge)

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  Centenary........... 000 000 101  -  2  7  1      (2-4)
  LSU................. 100 104 30X  -  9 13  3      (4-0)
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  Pitchers: Centenary - Schoenborn; Grisham(4); Nichols(6); Chapman(7); Lynch(8). 
  LSU - Berthelot; Albritton(7); Tyson(9). 
  Win-Berthelot(1-0)  Loss-Schoenborn(0-1)  T-2:40  A-5687
  HR LS - Koerner (2), Larson (2), Davis (1)
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LSU 8, Baylor 3
(Feb. 16 at Baton Rouge)

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  Baylor.............. 001 000 002  -  3 12  2      (2-3)
  LSU................. 011 102 30X  -  8  5  1      (3-0)
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  Pitchers: Baylor - Wells; Bergman(6); Marcom(7); Jennings(8). LSU - Painich; 
  Thompson(6); Leonardi(9). 
  Win-Painich(1-0)  Loss-Wells(0-1)  T-2:58  A-6549
  HR LS - Cresse 2 (2)
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LSU 11, Baylor 5
(Feb. 15 at Baton Rouge)

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  Baylor.............. 210 002 000  -  5  9  2      (2-2)
  LSU................. 120 411 02X  - 11 11  1      (2-0)
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  Pitchers: Baylor - Lambert; Rogers(5); Ridenour(7). LSU - Berthelot; Coogan(3); 
  Daugherty(7); Albritton(9). 
  Win-Coogan(1-0)  Loss-Lambert(1-1)  T-3:09  A-6140
  HR LS - Cuntz (1), McClure (1), Larson (1), Horton (1)
  Coogan has now won nine straight career decisions without a loss.          
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LSU 13, Baylor 2
(Feb. 15 at Baton Rouge)

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  Baylor.............. 100 000 010  -  2 11  2      (2-1)
  LSU................. 021 020 08X  - 13 10  2      (1-0)
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  Pitchers: Baylor - Bradford; Visker(6); Baskin(8); Schuldt(8). LSU - Shipp; 
  Demouy(7); Guillory(9). 
  Win-Shipp(1-0)  Loss-Bradford(0-1)  T-2:54  A-6563
  HR LS - Koerner (1), Earnhart (1)
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