Friday, March 7, 2014

Baseball: Buffalo Bulls

The State University of New YorkBuffalo Bulls of the Mid-America Conference (MAC) comes into Saturday's game with a 6-2 record overall.

This will be the first meeting all time between Buffalo and Western Carolina.

The Bulls were picked to finish third in the MAC East and sixth overall in the preseason coaches poll. Last weekend, the Bulls went 3-1 at the VMI tournament, beating Maryland-Eastern Shore twice and splitting with the host Keydets. The Bulls' pitching staff has a 1.71 earned run average through seven games, which ranks eighth among the 291 Division I baseball teams, however, the Bulls lost to Georgia in their first game of this tournament, final score, Buffalo 10 - Georgia 11.

Start time on Saturday is 5 pm, and fans can follow the action on GameTracker.