Posted: Apr 04, 2019
SIUE Cougars (9-17, 5-7 OVC) vs.
Morehead State Eagles (18-11, 5-4 OVC)
Sonny Allen Field
THE COUGARS are eighth in OVC play at the start of the weekend. SIUE hasn't won an OVC series on the road this year, falling at Tennessee Tech and at Belmont.
ROAD WARRIORS: The Cougars have already played 16 road games. SIUE is 3-13 on the road this year.
CONFERENCE CALL: SIUE is playing its eighth Ohio Valley Conference season in 2019. Through four series this year, the Cougars are 86-133 all-time in league play. SIUE's best finish was third in 2015 when it was 19-11.
TRIPLE THREAT: The Cougar infield trio of Brady Bunten, Jordan Ross and Justin Perkins turned a rare triple play Wednesday at Evansville. It was SIUE's first of the Division I era.
SERIES STUFF: Morehead State has a 20-11 advantage in all-time series which dates back to 2009. The Cougars are 4-11 in the series in Morehead, Kentucky. The Eagles have won eight in a row and 13 of the last 14 games in the series.