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Southern Miss plays final regular season home baseball game Tuesday versus ULM


The Southern Miss Golden Eagles baseball team jumped six spots to No. 13 in the latest Baseball America poll and are No. 17 in the Division-One baseball poll.

On Tuesday the Golden Eagles (36-15, 30-7 C-USA) battle UL-Monroe in the final regular-season home game on Tuesday in a makeup contest.

It will be $2 Tuesday at The Pete.  Fans can purchase $2 general admission tickets as well as $2 popcorn at the concession stands.

ULM enters the contest with a 20-32 record, after dropping two of three games to Sun Belt opponent Little Rock.

Junior Hunter Stevens is the projected starter for the Golden Eagles.  The right-handed pitcher from Huntington Beach, California, has posted a 0-1 record with a 9.58 earned run average.  The Warhawks will counter with junior right-hander Josh Leone (0-2, 10.29 ERA).

Southern Miss holds a half-game lead over Rice in the Conference USA standing and can capture their fourth regular-season title in the final three games of the regular season with the Golden Eagles on the road at FIU.

The three-game series opens play Thursday and Friday at 5:30 and the final game slated to begin 10 a.m. on Saturday.

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