March 13, 2018, 2:33pm
McNeese will meet Houston Tuesday with a 4-11 record.
The Cowboys opened Southland Conference play last weekend with McNeese earning a series win, 2-1, at home vs. Central Arkansas.
Shane Selman leads the offense with a .294 average, 11 RBI and five home runs.
The pitching staff owns a 5.82 ERA and has struck out 129 and walked 71 in 133.0 innings.
Zach Rider owns a 0.00 ERA in seven relief appearances and through 8.2 innings, he has fanned 12.
Tyler Wesley started vs. the Cougars a week ago. He is 1-1 with a 4.50 ERA.
SERIES HISTORY vs. MCNEESE
Houston and McNeese will meet for the 67th time in program history, dating back to 1971 and the second of two meetings this season as the two teams met on March 7 with the Cougars earning a 13-9 win.
The Cougars own the all-time series record at 52-14.
Houston is 10-6 all-time in Lake Charles, La.
Last Time: March 7, 2018 | Houston 13, McNeese 9
March 13, 2018, 2:33pm
March 13, 2018, 7:12pm
March 13, 2018, 11:20pm
Good to see Davis back
March 13, 2018, 11:22pm
Etzel HBP and Davis doubles him home…Coogs lead 1-0
Lockhart with a 2 out single, but is stranded (Davis was thrown out trying to steal 3rd)
M1…UH leads 1-0
March 13, 2018, 11:23pm
Bond hits his first batter, gives up a single, but induces a double play and gets out of the inning
T2…UH leads 1-0
March 13, 2018, 11:24pm
So, the UH radio broadcast isn’t working and the McNeese video is behind a paywall.
Here’s the McNeese radio broadcast if you want it:
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March 13, 2018, 11:26pm
Triolo doubles to leadoff the inning, advances to 3rd on a wild pitch, and scores on a Coldiron single…Coogs lead 2-0
Coldiron caught stealing so it looks like we’re having baserunning issues again. Nothing else doing.
M2…UH leads 2-0
March 13, 2018, 11:38pm
Cougar radio link is working now:
March 13, 2018, 11:39pm
1 out back to back singles; the 2nd hits Bond in the neck, but he’s able to continue after they check on him. Bond then walks the next batter on 4 pitches to load the bases. Bond K’s the next batter, but walks the next one to force in a run…Coogs lead 1-0
And that will be it for Bond. Doesn’t sound like he’s doing well after getting hit in the neck. It’ll be another long night for the bullpen. And, holy crap, it’s Clayton Aguilar on to make his collegiate debut
And he hits the first batter to force another run in…Tied 2-2
K’s the 2nd batter to end the inning
March 14, 2018, 12:04am
Hollis with a 1 out single, Davis follow with a single moving him to 3rd, Lockhart with a Fielder’s choice to score him…Coogs lead 3-2
M3…UH leads 3-2
March 14, 2018, 12:06am
Aguilar works a quick, easy inning
T4…UH leads 3-2
March 14, 2018, 12:10am
Triolo with a leadoff triple and Coldiron brings him home with a sac fly. Coogs lead 4-2
With 2 outs, Lovelace reaches on an error, and Etzel is hit by a pitch which prompts McNeese to go to the pen. New reliever strands the 2 Coogs.
M4…UH leads 4-2
March 14, 2018, 12:34am
Aguilar gives up a 2 out walk, but tallies 2 more K’s to breeze through another inning
T5…UH leads 4-2
March 14, 2018, 12:43am
Leadoff single by Davis, Minter reaches 1st by error with 1 out, Triolo singles to right to load the bases, and Coldiron walks to bring home Davis…Coogs lead 5-2
M5…UH leads 5-2
Coogs leaving a lot of runners left on base
March 14, 2018, 12:45am
Trevis Sundgren on for Aguilar. Hopefully, he can finally get a good outing.
K’s the first batter, and then walks the next two…that’s it for him as Hattingh is on in relief.
Hattingh gets a grounder to force the runner at 2nd (and should have been a double play) and that’s all for him…
Ott in to pitch now. Runners on the corners with 2 outs. Ott walks the bases loaded. He K’s the last batter to get out of the jam.
T6…UH leads 5-2
March 14, 2018, 1:22am
Leadoff walk for Lovelace, Davis HBP with 2 outs, and Lockhart follows with a walk to load the bases, but that’s it.
M6…UH leads 5-2
March 14, 2018, 1:23am
Lester on to pitch now
Leadoff homer makes it 5-3 Coogs
Lester walks the next batter, and he’s done. Bielamowicz on to pitch
Bielo gives up a single before getting an out on a Fielder’s Choice. Homerun puts McNeese in the lead 6-5
And that’s it for Bielo, Edwards on to pitch
Edwards gets out of the inning
T7…McNeese State leads 6-5
March 14, 2018, 1:26am