The Sam Houston State Bearkats struck first, but Central Arkansas struck more often and completed a series sweep with a 6-2 win on Saturday afternoon at Bear Stadium.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats struggled to put runs on the board on Friday, dropping both ends of a doubleheader to Central Arkansas at Bear Stadium.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats had their chances, but could not quite overcome a six-run fifth as the No. 18 Baylor Bears picked up a 9-6 win on Tuesday at Baylor Ballpark.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats will go after a premier road win on Tuesday when they head to Baylor Ballpark to take on No. 18 Baylor in the second meeting this season between the teams.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats started off slowly, but closed strong in splitting a doubleheader with Stephen F. Austin on Sunday at Jaycees Field, clinching the program's first series win in Nacogdoches since 2013.
In a battle of two of the top pitches in the Southland Conference, the Sam Houston State Bearkats proved the victor in the series opener at Stephen F. Austin on Friday, taking down the Lumberjacks, 4-2, at Jaycees Field.
Midway through the Southland Conference schedule, the Sam Houston State Bearkats are in a familiar spot at the top of the league standings.
A seven-run second inning was too much for the Sam Houston State Bearkats to overcome as the Houston Cougars handed them a 12-7 defeat on Tuesday night at Don Sanders Stadium.
After leading the Sam Houston State Bearkats to a weekend sweep of Lamar, sophomore Jack Rogers has been named the Southland Conference Hitter of the Week, per a release from league officials on Monday afternoon.
It took Sam Houston State until the early-morning hours of Sunday morning, but they pulled out a series sweep of Lamar at Don Sanders Stadium.
Schedule changes for Saturday
The Sam Houston State Bearkat offense erupted for 14 hits, including three home runs, blasting Lamar by a 15-6 count in the series opener on Friday night at Don Sanders Stadium.