SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA HITS
Southeastern Louisiana enters the final stretch of the regular season with a 35-19 overall record and a 22-9 mark at home.
The Lions are coming off a 12-9 win over South Alabama on Tuesday and have won five of their last six games.
SE Louisiana, as a team, is hitting .256 with 79 doubles, 15 triples and 39 home runs to accompany 288 RBI.
Leading the way offensively is Drew Avans with a .346 average, 66 hits and 42 RBI. Three Lions own at least a .300 average, as Cody Grosse follows with a .321 clip and a team-high 71 hits.
The pitching staff owns a 3.60 ERA and has struck out 416 hitters to 134 walks through 484.1 innings.
Opponents are hitting .248 against the Lion hurlers.
Carlisle Koestler paces the starters with a 2.95 ERA and a 7-1 record in 14 appearances and 12 starts. He has struck out 64 hitters and walked just 11 through 76.1 innings.
Josh Green follows with a 3.22 ERA and is 6-4 in 13 starts.
Out of the bullpen, SE Louisiana is paced by Bryce Tassin’s six saves in 16 appearances. He owns a 3.57 ERA and is 2-1.
SERIES HISTORY vs. SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA
Houston and Southeastern Louisiana have met just once in program history.
The Cougars and Lions faced off in the 2014 NCAA Baton Rouge Regional with the Cougars earning a 9-5 win at Alex Box Stadium.