"We're obviously thrilled to win the SEC Tournament championship", said LSU coach Paul Mainieri, who is now 31-6 in SEC Tournament games, including 6-0 in championship contests. It marked LSU's 12th tournament championship, expanding on their record for the most of any team in the SEC. The Tigers also extended their winning streak to 11 games and improved to 3-1 against the Hogs this season.
Walker struck out eight batters and allowed just five hits before ceding to the bullpen.
Jax Biggers had three of Arkansas' 10 hits. Hunter Newman allowed a run in the ninth and got the final out with the bases loaded. He earned his 10th save.
Arkansas managed a walk and a hit batter, then got Eric Cole's RBI single up the middle. Newman intentionally walked Chad Spanberger - who had five homers in the tournament - to load the bases with two outs for Luke Bonfield, who hit a grounder to shortstop to end the game. For Cole, he now has four on the year and has been hitting over.400 for the tournament.
Spanberger was named tournament MVP.
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In the Razorbacks' four games of the SEC Tournament, Spanberger has eight hits, eight runs scored, 10 RBIs, three doubles, five home runs, and 26 total bases.
Eric Cole helped Arkansas get on the board first with a solo home run in the third inning, but the lead was short-lived. Later in the 6th inning, Duplantis would score from 2nd on a Nick Coomes sac fly to center that nearly resulted in a triple play if not for Duplantis' excellent slide at the plate.
Arkansas broke on top in the bottom of the third inning, and the Hogs did it in the way they've plated many of their runs in Hoover this week, via the long ball. Starter Dominic Taccolini pitched the first two innings but was lifted after his fourth walk, Matt Cronin (3-0) earned the win with three innings of work and Josh Alberius was ideal the final two innings.
After playing in its fifth game in as many days, SC await its postseason fate as the NCAA Tournament regionals will be announced Monday.
Both teams are expected to host NCAA Regionals beginning on Friday.
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The Tigers will await their postseason future with 2017 NCAA Division I Baseball Championship selection on Monday, May 29 at 11 a.m. CT.
That missed opportunity was part of a drought by North Carolina that left an opening for Florida State to eventually capitalize. Yes, the Razorback's junior first baseman cranked three home runs in yesterday's complete and thorough 12-0 throttling of Auburn.
Especially with how Dillon accomplished it. Crew chief Justin Alexander decided that while much of the field would pit with about 35 to go, Dillon would stay out and gamble he'd have enough fuel to make it.
"Today is special", Childress said.
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