NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The Southeastern Louisiana Lions jumped out to an early 1-0 lead but could not overcome a rally by No. 8 Texas A&M Corpus Christi, falling 4-2, Wednesday in the opening round of the 2015 Southland Conference Baseball Tournament.
With the loss, the top-seeded Lions are placed in an elimination game against the loser of the No. 4 McNeese State vs. No. 5 Sam Houston State contest. The elimination game will take place Thursday at noon.
The Lions, who were held to only five hits, were led by Carson Crites and Ryan Byers who each recorded an RBI.
Brett Burner and Tyler Ware led the Islanders with an RBI apiece.