NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - Caleb Gilbert tossed five scoreless innings and Jordan Romero launched a 3-run homer to carry LSU to a 7-1 win and sweep of Arkansas on Sunday.
It was Gilberts first career start and the win improved the Tigers record to 31-16 overall and 14-10 in the SEC.
LSU returns to the road for a five-game road trip against Notre Dame and Tennessee. The Tigers will compete against the Fighting Irish on Tuesday and Wednesday in South Bend, Ind. LSU then takes on the Volunteers in a three-game Southeastern Conference series beginning Friday.