Junior Kevin Brandt
April 30, 2011
No. 29 East Carolina (27-15, 8-8) will look to even the series against No. 15 Southern Miss (31-10, 10-3) when the two teams continue the series Saturday afternoon with a 3 p.m. (EDT) first pitch scheduled. ECU will send left-hander Kevin Brandt (5-1, 1.61 ERA) to the hill against right-hander Jonathan Thompson (5-0, 3.42 ERA).
Prior to Saturday's game, which has been designated as Letterwinner's Day, members of the 1961 NAIA Championship team will be on hand to throw out the games first pitch. Nine former players will be on hand from the championship squad for the pre-game festivities along with Betty Mallory, Jane West and Joanne Bynum.
Can't make it to Saturday's game? Then join us as we do a live chat from Lewis Field at Clark-LeClair starting at 2:45 p.m. (EDT).
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