Gainesville, Fl. – The Tigers (16-7) posted a 16-4 win towards the Florida Gators (17-6) Saturday night time at Florida Ballpark.
Senior Ma’Khail Hilliard (2-0) earned the win with 5 and two-thirds innings pitched, permitting solely 5 hits and 4 runs. Hilliard tallied a formidable seven strikeouts and allowed no walks.
Brandon Sproat (3-2) was charged with the loss. Sproat tossed two and on-third innings and surrendered 4 hits, six runs, and two walks, tallying one strikeout.
The two groups will meet once more tomorrow, Sunday, March 27, at Florida Ballpark for the rubber match at 11:00 a.m. CT. The recreation can be broadcast on SEC Network+ and obtainable to hearken to on associates of the LSU Sports Radio Network.