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April 9, 2013

Tigers fall to Southern Arkansas

Teri LaJeunesse ECU Sports Information
The Ada News

Magnolia, AR —  

The East Central University baseball team fell in the final game of the Great American Conference series to No. 15 Southern Arkansas, 14-0.

The Tigers (8-27, 2-19 GAC) tallied just five hits for the day compared to 14 by the Muleriders (28-12, 19-5 GAC).  Senior Justin Gibson led ECU with two hits and added four put outs.

SAU scored multiple runs in four of the six innings that they were up at bat, including scoring three runs in the bottom of the first, two in the second, six in the fourth and three in the sixth.

The Tigers will return home for a non-conference game against Cameron, Tuesday, April 9 at 2 p.m. at Tiger Field before hitting the road for their final away GAC series of the season, April 12-13 at Southwestern Oklahoma State.