Olivia Huskey | Sports Writer
The Tigers’ pitching staff combined for 13 strikeouts on the day while allowing five walks and six hits. None of the Auburn relief pitchers allowed a hit.
"Getting back in this series will be about can we make these adjustments offensively in a quick, quick manner,” Thompson said.
In Saturday’s doubleheader against the University of Illinois-Chicago, Auburn’s offense dominated the games. The Tigers combined for 25 runs and 28 hits on the day.
Last year, Auburn went 0-2 against the Rebels with a 67-82 loss in Oxford and a 55-60 loss at Auburn Arena.
"So far, this will be our toughest game.”
“Style is freedom,” Zhongqi Ma said. “It’s kind of like freestyle — whatever you like to pick.”
“I just tried to be more aggressive and make moves, whether that’s shooting the ball or finding my teammates. But I just wanted to be in attack mode tonight.”
“He protected the football. Real proud of the way he performed again.”