Louisiana's Ragin' Cajun baseball team opens up their 2012 regular season schedule on Friday evening, when coach Tony Robichaux's squad take on the Wichita St. Shockers, in the opening day of play in the Texas St. Bobcat Classic in San Marcos, Texas.

Louisiana will also take on San Clara on Saturday at 6 o'clock, and the host school, Texas St., on Sunday at 3 o'clock.

UL finished 31-27, overall, a season ago, and 18-12 in Sun Belt Conference play.

Senior right-hander Joe Zimmerman gets the start on Friday, with senior right-hander Jordan Nicholson going to the bump on Saturday, and junior left-hander Chris Griffitt getting the nod on Sunday.

UL sophomore catcher Michael Stentz


You can catch Friday's game on Sports Radio ESPN 1420 and espn1420.com, as well as News-Talk 96.5 KPEL-FM, beginning with the pre-game show at 5:30 pm.

The game on Saturday and Sunday can be heard on KPEL-FM only.