SLU Lions beat UNO for conference championship

SLU Lions beat UNO for conference championship

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The Southeastern Lions claimed their first ever Southland Conference regular season championship after knocking off UNO, 5-0 Thursday night.

With the win, the Lions (39-15, 23-5) locked up the league title and top seed in next week's conference tournament.

Julian Service went 3-4 and scored two runs to lead the Lions, who collected eight hits on the night.

Game two of their series will be Friday night in Hammond.

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