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Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 11:19am
Louisiana Tech plated 14 runs on 12 hits and took advantage of 10 walks by ULM pitchers, while Braden Bristo struck out six in five-plus innings on the mound in the Bulldogs’ 14-4 victory over the Warhawks Wednesday at J.C. Love Field at Pat Patterson Park in Ruston. Although ULM took a 1-0 lead in the top of the first, it was short-lived after Chase Lunceford responded in the bottom half of the inning with a two-run home run, his sixth of the year, to quickly give LA Tech a 2-1 lead after one frame. A solo homer by Jonathan Washam extended the lead to two in the fourth before the Bulldogs...

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