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Houston Sends Southern Miss Into Losers Bracket In C-USA Baseball Tournament

  HOUSTON   7   SOUTHERN MISS 1    

KINSTON, N.C. (AP) _ Gabe Lucas and Michael Bourn each had two hits to lead Houston to a 7-1 win over Southern Miss in the Conference USA tournament on Thursday.

The teams were tied 1-1 after the first inning, but Houston (43-14) scored in the second and in the final four frames to pull away for the win.

Southern Miss (36-21) was led by Jeff Cook's 3 hits.

Brad Sullivan (11-1) pitched a complete game for the win. He allowed 6 hits, struck out 8 and walked 2.

Shea Douglass (10-3) took the loss. He allowed 8 hits and 5 runs
in a little over 6 innings of work.

The Golden Eagles battle Tulane at 3:00 p.m. Friday in an elimination game.

(Copyright 2002 by The Associated Press.  All Rights Reserved.)

C-USA SCORES

  LOUISVILLE  1    T C U  8         

  SOUTH FLORIDA  10    EAST CAROLINA 12 

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