Georgia Southern at UALR
WHEN 6 p.m.
WHERE Gary Hogan Field, Little Rock
RECORDS Georgia Southern 32-15, 18-6 Sun Belt Conference; UALR 21-22, 9-14
STARTING PITCHERS Game 1: Georgia Southern LHP Ty Fisher (3-2, 3.23 ERA); UALR RHP Hayden Arnold (4-5, 3.25 ERA). Game 2: Georgia Southern RHP Jaylen Paden (5-1, 4.73 ERA); UALR RHP Hoss Brewer (3-2, 5.81 ERA). Game 3: Georgia Southern RHP Thomas Higgins (2-2, 5.53 ERA); UALR LHP Michael Quevedo (1-0, 6.57 ERA)
COACHES Rodney Hennon (786-530 in 23rd season at Georgia Southern, 867-568-1 in 25th season overall); Chris Curry (171-211 in eighth season at UALR and overall)
SERIES Georgia Southern leads 23-8
SHORT HOPS Georgia Southern was the first team outside this week's USA Today coaches poll after being ranked No. 25 two weeks ago. ... UALR has won once in its past eight games against the Eagles -- a 12-inning victory in March 2019. ... Trojans right fielder Noah Dickerson leads the Sun Belt with 17 doubles.
THE WEEK AHEAD
TODAY Georgia Southern*, 6 p.m.
SATURDAY Georgia Southern*, 4 p.m.
SUNDAY Georgia Southern*, 1 p.m.
TUESDAY at Central Arkansas, 6 p.m.
THURSDAY at Louisiana-Lafayette*, 6 p.m.
*Sun Belt Conference game