In a battle of the two top ranked teams in the country, the LSU Tigers got by the Kentucky Wildcats Friday night by the score of 5-4. Kevin Gausman pitched 7 fantastic innings, striking out 11 Wildcat batters. Nick Goody came in to earn the save.

With the victory, LSU takes the overall lead in the SEC. The two clubs will play again tonight and tomorrow afternoon.

Austin Nola had an awesome night swinging the bat. He drove in 3 runs, giving the Tiger offense just enough to get by second ranked Kentucky.

Click here for a full recap from the LSU athletic department.