HOOVER, Ala. (AP) -- Jordy Snikeris homered, doubled and drove in
four runs to power LSU to an 11-2 win over Mississippi Thursday in
an elimination game of the Southeastern Conference baseball
Snikeris pinch-hit in the eighth and helped the Tigers (43-15)
score seven runs in the final two innings.
Tyler Hanover went 4 for 5 and scored a pair of runs for LSU,
while Austin Nola's three hits included an RBI double.
LSU starter Kevin Gausman (10-1) allowed two runs in seven
innings, scattering seven hits.
Auston Bousfield had three hits, including a pair of doubles, to
lead Ole Miss (35-24). His ground-rule double scored Zach Kirksey
in the sixth and he doubled and scored in the first.
Alex Yarbrough had a pair of hits for the Rebels, who had
allowed only a pair of runs in their first two SEC tournament
LSU plays the Mississippi State-Kentucky loser on Friday.