Austin Nola will pitch Thursday night in game 1. True freshman Jared Poche will start game 2 Friday night. Nola and Poche own 13 of LSU’s 27 victories this season.
“Whoever gives us the best chance is going to pitch,” said Mainieri Tuesday afternoon at Zephyr Field. LSU played Southern Miss in the 11th annual Wally Pontiff Jr. Classic.
Here are Mainieri’s comments before the game against Southern Miss