Nick Sandlin had another stellar start for Southern Miss. He struck out 10 in 7 shutout innings as the Golden Eagles blanked Dallas Baptist 9-0.
Hunter Slater got USM on the board in the 2nd with a solo homer. Cole Donaldson tacked on a RBI double in the 3rd, he was brought home on a Mason Irby RBI single. Donaldson delivered his 2nd HR of 2018 in the 6th with a 3-run homer.
Southern Miss will face Arkansas Saturday at Baum Stadium. First pitch is at 7:00 p.m.
Southern Miss 9, Dallas Baptist 0
#5 Arkansas 10, Oral Roberts 2
Game 3 - Saturday 2:00 p.m.: Dallas Baptist vs. Oral Roberts (ESPN3)
Game 4 - Saturday 7:00 p.m.: Southern Miss vs. #5 Arkansas (ESPN3)
Game 5 - Sunday 2:00 p.m.: Game 3 winner vs. Game 4 loser (ESPN3)
Game 6 - Sunday 7:00 p.m.: Game 4 winner vs. Game 5 winner (ESPN3)
Game 7 - Monday 6:30 p.m.: If Necessary (ESPN3)
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