The LSU Tigers crushed the Mississippi St. Bulldogs, in SEC action, on Thursday night, winning 17-1, in Starkville, Mississippi. Bill Franques, of, has the story, below.

LSU pitcher Kevin Gausman

LSU freshman right-hander Kevin Gausman limited Mississippi State to one run over 7.2 innings Thursday night and the Tigers erupted for 10 runs in the sixth inning to defeat the Bulldogs, 17-1, at Dudy Noble Field.

LSU improved to 35-19 overall and 12-16 in the SEC with Thursday's victory. The Tigers have won 11 of their last 13 games, including eight of their last 10 league contests.

Mississippi State dropped to 33-20 overall, 13-15 in league play.