Ole Miss hopes to set the tone on Friday night by throwing SEC Pitcher of the Week Mark Holliman (7-2) The sophomore right-hander threw a three hit shutout last weekend against #11 Arkansas. Holliman struck out seven Razorbacks, while not allowing a base runner past first base. He also didn't allow a walk. Holliman enters the contest with a 2.33 ERA and opponents are batting .237 against him.
The Rebels come into the contest batting .305. Stephen Head ranks fourth in the conference in batting with a .370. He also leads Ole Miss in slugging percentage (.615), RBI's (47), hits (71) and total bases (118). Barry Gunther is 10th with a .356 average.
The Friday night contest starts at 6:30pm at The Mac