After a rough and tumble weekend 3-game slide against UIW, the McNeese Cowboys go on the road Tuesday for a 6:30 pm game in Alex Box Stadium with the 17th ranked LSU Tigers.

The last time the Cowboys beat the Tigers was in '17 at home in Joe Miller. LSU was ranked No. 6 at the time, the final score was McNeese 5-4.

SLC Competition Gets Underway

With the Southland Conference opener with Sam Houston looming this weekend, McNeese will start Brett Payne on the mound. The Cowboys are in Huntsville, Texas this weekend for games with the Bearkats Friday through Sunday.

Junior Jake Dickerson, 1B/OF leads the Cowboys with .333 average, two doubles, 14 RBIs, two doubles, a homer and 14 runs.

The Tigers are healing from a losing SEC series with the Georgia Bulldogs and have a 17-7 overall record.