Erskine vs. Lander
Top baseball teams square off today
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 12:00 AM
Today's 2 p.m. baseball matchup between Erskine College and Lander University in Due West will pit two of the hottest teams in the country against each other.
The Fleet are 18-3, are outscoring opponents 189-53 and are ranked 23rd in the nation.
And the Bearcats are off to an even better start. Lander is currently the second-ranked team in the nation with a 23-3 record while outscoring opponents 233-102.
"It's probably the only game in the country going on (today) that has a team that's 23-3 against a team that's 18-3," Lander coach Kermit Smith said. "So you've got 41-6 as an overall record, and that's pretty awesome. It's a great opportunity for Greenwood to come out and watch two really good baseball teams play.
"Both sides should be excited."
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