One thing is certain, if the Owls want to go deep in the Championship series, the bullpen will have to do a better job and give the starter a lift.The first round pairing for the Sun-Belt Tournament:
10:00am Game 1: #3 Troy vs #6 Louisiana-Lafayette
1:30pm Game 2: #2 New Orleans vs #7 South Alabama
5:00pm Game 3: #4 FAU vs #5 Western Kentucky
8:30pm Game 4: #1 Louisiana-Monroe vs #8 Middle Tennessee
The Hottest team going into the tournament appears to be New Orleans, one of the match-up to watch in the first round will be Game 1, Lafayette struggled all season much like the Owls, but have found some fight as of late and should give the Trojans a tough test on Wednesday.
The Owls only lost two conference series during conference play, getting swept against the top two teams in the tournament which proved to be very tough series. Confidence might not be at the highest as far as pitching goes, but I am hoping that the Owls are looking to give Coach Cooney a nice send-off present, by taking the Tournament Championship.
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