Baseball Hosts East Carolina For Three-Game Series



April 24, 2014

Who: Florida Atlantic (21-19, 9-12 C-USA) vs. East Carolina (25-17, 11-7 C-USA)  
When: Friday, April 25 - 6:30 p.m. ET
Saturday, April 26 - 4 p.m. ET
Sunday, April 27, 12:00 p.m. ET
Where: FAU Baseball Stadium - Boca Raton, Fla.
Coverage: Free audio - FAUSports.com (Brandon Goodwin PxP)

Florida Atlantic has posted 28 runs over its last three games against FIU and then Miami. The Owls are looking to gain ground in the Conference USA standings against East Carolina in a three-game home series this weekend. 

ECU's Jeff Hoffman was named the Conference USA Pitcher of the Week after striking out 16 batters in the Pirates' game against Middle Tennessee. FAU's Jeremy Strawn won Pitcher of the Week the previous week for shutting out Charlotte.

Series History: FAU leads the all-time series 1-0 after defeating East Carolina 9-8 in Boca Raton on March 14, 2001.

Pitching Matchups:
Friday: LHP Austin Gomber - FAU vs. RHP Jeff Hoffman - ECU
Saturday: RHP Jeremy Strawn - FAU vs. RHP Tyler Bolton - ECU
Sunday: RHP Drew Jackson - FAU vs. TBD - ECU

Live Audio will be provided free of charge with Brandon Goodwin calling the play-by-play. Listen live here: http://client.stretchinternet.com/client/fau.portal

For live updates throughout the game, follow @FAU_Baseball on Twitter.


 

 

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