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Nola gives Tigers Game 1 over South Carolina

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LSU pitcher Aaron Nola fired his third straight complete game leading the No. 2 Tigers to a 5-2 win over No. 15 South Carolina Friday night at the Box.

A paid crowd of 11,695 pushed this season's attendance over 300,000 and most witnessed Nola tossing a 6-hitter with eight strikeouts and no walks.

Leadoff man Sean McMullen had a second inning 2-run single and LSU (39-4, 16-3 SEC) never looked back.

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