The start of the baseball game was delayed because of rain. Then came the deluge.
Louisiana State smacked 17 hits, including 13 in the first five innings, for a 14-1 rout of Hawaii today at Alex Box Stadium in Baton Rouge, La.
After losing Friday’s opener, the 13th-ranked Tigers outscored the ’Bows, 19-2, the next two days to take the three-game series.
UH right-hander Logan Pouelsen, who pitched a shutout a week earlier, lasted two innings, allowing six hits and four runs. Neil Uskali gave up nine runs — five of them earned — in 2 2/3 innings.
Every hitter in LSU’s starting lineup had at least one hit.