The Southern Miss baseball team came up short of the sweep, losing 13-10 to Tennessee Martin in Game 3 Saturday afternoon.
UTM jumped out to an 11-1 lead and held off the late USM rally.
J.C. Keys (0-1) takes the loss, giving up 5 earned runs on six hits in 3 1/3 innings.
Daniel Keating was 3-of-5 with a homer and two RBIs. USM drops to 5-2
The Southern Miss baseball team rolled to a 13-4 win over Tennessee-Martin in Game 2 of the series Saturday in Hattiesburg.
Junior lefty Stevie Powers (1-0) picked up the win, giving up three earned runs on four hits in 6 innings. He struck out four and walked none.
Daniel Keating (2-for-4) had three RBIs and Bryant Bowen hit his first homer of the season. USM (5-1) had 15 hits total.
Sophomore right-gander Cody Carroll pitched 3 scoreless innings in relief, striking out six and walking none for the save.
The series will conclude with Game 3 beginning at 2:15 pm Saturday.
The Southern Miss baseball team beat UT-Martin 16-2 Friday night in Game 1 of the series in Hattiesburg.
Starting pitcher Nick Sandlin threw 7 innings to get the win, striking out 14 and walking none. He allowed three hits, improving to 2-0. Sandlin has thrown 14 scoreless innings this season, striking out 23 and walking none.
Luke Reynolds was 3-for-4 with 3 RBIs, improving his batting average to .632.
USM (4-1) will play UTM at 11 am on Saturday to complete the series with a doubleheader.
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