The LA Tech Bulldogs are starting Conference USA play in a 0-1 hole following Friday’s 12-9 loss to Southern Miss.
Matt Miller got the start for the Bulldogs on the mound, but the redshirt senior struggled. Miller allowed 4 earned runs over 2 2/3 innings. Jonathan Fincher was awarded the loss after allowing 5 earned runs in relief.
The Bulldogs hit four home runs in the game. Parker Bates, Mason Mallard, Steele Netterville, and Shelton Wallace all went yard.
The Bulldogs and Southern Miss will play game two of the series Saturday at 2:00 at Love Field in Ruston.