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Bisons set to host Upstate in key A-Sun series
USC Upstate (18-11, 5-5 A-Sun)
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Lipscomb (10-21, 2-5 A-Sun)
4/5/2013 | Nashville, Tenn. | Attendance: 283
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PitchingIPHRERBBSO
Win: LEE (5-3) 8.073316
Loss: BURSTROM (2-2) 2.042221
BattingABRHRBIBBHR
STAMPLER (UPST) 302100
BUMGARDNER (UPST) 512000
GREER (UPST) 412010
MILLER (UPST) 412200
ADAMS (LIP) 412000
STEWART (LIP) 402100

Thursday, April 04, 2013

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Returning home after a five-game road trip against three teams that have a combined record of 68-16, the Lipscomb baseball team hosts Atlantic Sun Conference foe USC Upstate in a three game set at Ken Dugan Field at Stephen L. Marsh Stadium beginning on Friday night at 6 p.m.

Lipscomb (10-20, 2-4 A-Sun) returns to campus with senior righty Josh Cotham set to get the starting nod in Friday night’s contest against the Spartans (17-11, 4-5 A-Sun).  Righthander Brandon Lee is slated to start for Upstate with a 4-3 mark and a 3.04 ERA.

Saturday’s tilt will see a battle between Lipscomb righty Hunter Brothers and USC Upstate southpaw David Roseboom. Fresh off a win over Florida Gulf Coast, Brothers enters the weekend with a 3-3 mark and a 6.54 ERA.  Roseboom boasts a 5-1 record and a 3.83 ERA.

The series is set to wrap up on Sunday afternoon as LU righthander Will Blalock goes up against fellow righty Gaither Bumgardner. Blalock is 0-2 on the season with a 4.62 ERA while Bumgardner is 3-0 with a 4.12 ERA.

The all-time series between the two schools is tied 6-6 with each team holding a 5-1 record on its home turf.

All three games will air live on http://www.asun.tv for free. To purchase tickets visit http://www.LipscombTickets.com