COLLEGE BASEBALL | GEORGIA SO. 14, NO. 13 CLEMSON 5

No. 13 Clemson falls to Georgia Southern

From Staff ReportsMarch 19, 2014 

— Georgia Southern scored in six of the first seven innings to defeat No. 13 Clemson, 14-5, at J.I. Clements Stadium on Tuesday night.

It was the first meeting between Georgia Southern (17-4) and Clemson (12-7) in Statesboro since 1995.

The Eagles scored three runs in the first inning and never looked back.

Kody Adams and Aaron Mizell added two-run homers later in the game to highlight Georgia Southern’s 13-hit attack.

Infielder Shane Kennedy made his first appearance of the season for the Tigers after missing the first 18 games due to a torn ACL suffered in the fall.

Ryan Frederick (2-0) earned the win, allowing one run on three hits in three innings pitched in a scheduled short start. Tiger starter Zack Erwin (1-1) suffered the loss.

The game was Clemson coach Jack Leggett’s 2,000th. He is in his 35th season.

Clemson and Georgia Southern conclude the series at 4 p.m. Wednesday.

CLEMSONGEORGIA SOUTHERN
abrhbiAbrHbi
Slaton cf4120Busby ss3101
Krieger ss3220Brown lf5232
Blware dh5121Black cf0000
Duggar rf5012Mizell rf2114
Okey c3120Streicher rf0000
Wilkson 2b4022Griffin c3102
Baum lf2000Brazil ph/c1000
Triller ph/lf2000Clevand 1b5012
Wilson 3b3000Dds ph/1b1010
White 3b2000Chpmn dh4210
McGbon 1b2000Plmr ph/dh1010
Kndy 1b1000Mrgan 3b6230
Adams cf/lf5222
Palmer 2b1301
Totals365115Totals37141314

Clemson0001010035
Georgia So.30422120X14

E—Wilkerson 3 (6). DP—Clemson 1. LOB—Clemson 12; Ga. Southern 14. 2B—Krieger (5); Duggar (8); Okey (3); Wilkerson (4); Cleveland (8); Dodds (2). HR—Mizell (9); Adams (3). HBP—Krieger; Mizell; Chapman. SF—Wilkerson (3); Busby (3); Mizell (2).

CLEMSONIPHRERBBSO
Erwin L,1-122/357741
Schmidt1/300020
Toney255523
Lovorn11/301011
Bostic2/311021
Pohle120000

GEORGIA SO.IPHRERBBSO
Frederick W,2-0331112
Richman441123
Fagan120000
Yelverton123331

Frederick faced 2 batters in the 4th

Toney faced 2 batters in the 6th

WP—Erwin (1); Toney (1); Lovorn 2 (2); Richman (2). HBP—by Erwin (Mizell); by Toney (Chapman); by Richman (Krieger).

Umpires—HP: Jay Pierce 1B: Craig Barron 3B: Jay Furlong. T—3:15. A—1,240.

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