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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 10:43am
HATTIESBURG, Miss. — On the cusp of its first conference tournament appearance since 2012, Louisiana Tech will be in a little bit of unfamiliar territory when the Bulldogs open ed play in the 2016 Conference USA Championship at 9 a.m. this morning opposite the Rice Owls. Tech has not participated in the Conference USA Baseball Championship since joining the league three years ago, but a 37-16 overall record and a 19-11 mark in league play has earned the Bulldogs a five-seed in this week’s baseball championship at Pete Taylor Park in Hattiesburg. The Bulldogs and Rice are joined in the...

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