BATON ROUGE, La. – Top-seeded LSU will face No. 4 seed Stony Brook at 6 p.m. CT Friday in the second game of the NCAA Baton Rouge Regional in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.
No. 3 seed Southern Mississippi will face No. 2 seed Arizona State at 12 p.m. CT Friday in the first game of the four-team regional.
The regional continues Saturday and Sunday and, if necessary, will finish on Monday. The winner of the Baton Rouge Regional will face the winner of the Athens Regional, hosted by Georgia, in an NCAA Super Regional next weekend.
LSU is playing host to a regional for the 26th time in school history, and the Tigers have won 21 of their prior 25 home regionals.
The LSU-Stony Brook game will be televised by ESPNU and it may be viewed on ESPN3, accessible at WatchESPN.com and the Watch ESPN app. The Arizona State-Southern Miss game may be viewed on ESPN3. Television coverage for the remaining games for the regional will be determined later this week.
***Courtesy LSU Athletics