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Sam Houston St. Beats Southeastern for Southland Title

SLU is 9-0 in Southland Conference play. (Nola.com) SLU is 9-0 in Southland Conference play. (Nola.com)
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It was how Sam Houston State finished their Southland Title game that trumped how Southeastern started it. A third inning grand slam by Jameson Fisher give the Lions an early 4-0 lead.

But, the Bearkats kept chipping away through Robie Rojas, who either brought in runners with his bat or scored himself because of Lion mistakes.In fact, it was a pair of wild pitches that eventually led to Rojas scoring the game-winning run for the Bearkats.

Sam Houston St. won 7-4 and clinched a birth in next weekends NCAA regional. Southeastern, meanwhile, will have to wait 24-hours to find out if they're in or out.

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