Who doesn’t enjoy some baseball with their eggs?
So far so good for the weather, but that could change later today. Fingers crossed we get all three tournament games in today.
The tarp just came off the field and the grounds crew is primping the field.
Rice radio’s J.P. Heath shared this nugget. The Rice-Southeastern Louisiana game will pit the oldest head coach in the tournament against the youngest. There is a 49-year difference between Rice’s Wayne Graham, 80, and SELA’s Matt Riser, 31.
Who is Southeastern Louisiana?
Located in Hammond, La.
Founded in 1925
Enrollment about 15,000 students
Colors are green and gold
Southland athletic conference
First year in baseball (in modern era) 1947
2015 record of 42-17 overall and won their conference with a 25-5 record
In his third year, Riser is 80-42.
First pitch coming up at 9 a.m. Watch on ESPN3 or the WatchESPN app. You can find JP’s radio broadcast here.