BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - LSU (12-3) will host the University of New Orleans Wednesday night at Alex Box Stadium.
The Privateers, led by former LSU star Blake Dean, are 13-3 on the season and are riding a seven game winning streak.
This year's wins include Louisiana Tech, Southern, Tulane and series sweeps against Valparaiso and Pittsburgh.
The Privateers have a team batting average of .328 with 21 triples, 11 doubles and 10 home runs.
The hitting attack is led by Kyle Bracey's .455 batting average. The junior catcher has a double, two triples, three home runs and 15 RBI.
Dakota Dean is hitting .414 with five doubles, a home run and 15 RBI.
Hezekiah Randolph is hitting .357 and Jay Robinson has a .352 batting average. Randolph leads the team with six doubles and Robinson has two doubles and two triples.
The pitching staff for UNO has a 5.08 ERA.
Shawn Semple is 3-0 on the season with a 2.02 ERA and 37 strikeouts in 26.2 innings.
Riley Hodge is 2-0 with a 3.0 ERA and 28 strikeouts in 24 innings of pitching.
Daniel Martinez leads the bullpen with 2-0 record, 2.70 ERA and six saves.
Wednesday's Pitching Matchup:
LSU: Alden Cartwright (2-0, 1.80 ERA)
UNO: Bryan Warzek (0-0, 7.43 ERA)
First pitch from The Box is set for 6:30 p.m.