Sweet Sixteen! LSU Back To Omaha
The LSU Tigers are headed back to Omaha for the NCAA Men’s College World Series.
LSU will make its 16th appearance in Omaha, as the Tigers pummeled Oklahoma 11-1 to sweep their best of three series Saturday night at Alex Box Stadium/Skip Bertman Field, before 11,401 fans.
The Tigers (57-9) tied the school record for wins in a season with the victory.
JaCoby Jones had four hits, including a home run for LSU, who scored eight unanswered runs after a 52 minute rain delay in the top of the fifth inning.
The Tigers got a run in the sixth on Ty Ross’ squeeze bunt to extend LSU’s lead to 4-1. Jones HR got LSU another run and the Tigers put it away with six runs in the ninth.
LSU will play the winner of UCLA-Cal State Fullerton in their first game at TD Ameritrade Park.