Setting up the Series: TCU

Due to inclement weather, Ole Miss is beginning its three-game set a day late at TCU. The Rebels will play two games on Saturday and a finale on Sunday.

No. 2 Ole Miss (9-1) at TCU (5-4)

Game Times

Saturday - 12 p.m.

Saturday - Following first game

Sunday - 1 p.m.

Radio and Video Access

Saturday's games will be available locally on 105.5 in Oxford, while live video and audio will be available courtesy of Sunday's contest will be full network. Gary Darby will handle the play by play.

Last Time Out

Ole Miss lost its first game of the season Wednesday against Arkansas State, coached by former Rebel coach and player Keith Kessinger. Ole Miss fell behind 6-0 early and never led. TCU picked up a pair of midweek one-run victories to run its record to 5-0. The Horned Frogs defeated UT-Arlington 3-2 on Tuesday and Texas State 4-3 in 11 innings Wednesday.

Series Info

The overall series is tied 2-2. Ole Miss took two games at Oxford, 1-0 and 9-4, in 1995. A year later, TCU swept two contests in Fort Worth, Texas.

Scouting TCU

When the Horned Frogs face Ole Miss this weekend, it will be the fourth ranked team they have faced. TCU holds a 1-4 mark against ranked opponents, dropping two-of-three to Cal-State Fullerton to begin the season and also losing to Tulane and Pepperdine.The Rebels and TCU have each played Minnesota this season and are a combined 4-0 against the Gophers. Ole Miss pounded the Big Ten foe in a three-game set, while the Horned Frogs took a 7-4, 12-inning decision during the Dairy Queen Classic. TCU has four starters hitting above .300 and will start each a junior, a sophomore and a freshman over the weekend on the mound. The Horned Frogs are hitting .262 as a team and have a 4.45 team ERA. TCU has only hit one home run this season, while Ole Miss has banged out 17.

Probable Pitchers

Saturday -Lance Lynn RHP 6-5, 260 JR. (2-0, 1.64)

Seth Garrison RHP 6-5, 220 JR. (0-1, 9.00)

Saturday - Cody Satterwhite RHP 6-4, 205 JR. (2-0, 0.75)

Steven Maxwell RHP 6-0, 180 SO (1-0, 2.77)

Sunday - Nathan Baker LHP 6-3, 205 SO. (1-0, 4.50)

Greg Holle RHP 6-8, 215 FR. (0-0, 6.75)

TCU Starting Lineup

Pos.No. Name Avg. HR RBI

C 16 Bryan Holaday .323 0 4

1B 21 Matt Vern .226 0 7

2B 20 Ben Carruthers .361 0 3

3B 14 Matt Carpenter .188 0 8

SS 1 Bryan Kervin .206 0 5

LF 29 Aaron Schultz .200 0 0

CF 5 Clint Arnold .289 0 3

RF 18 Steve Ellington .571 0 2

DH 2 Hunt Woodruff .320 1 2

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