LSU's Aaron Nola was named as one to the Top SEC Pitcher of the Week
after pitching a gem on Friday night and shutting out Mississippi State. Here is what they had to say:
Aaron Nola • LSU
Junior • RHP • Baton Rouge, La.
• Aaron Nola fired eight shutout innings to defeat No. 9 Mississippi State on Friday … Nola limited the Bulldogs to just two singles while recording two walks and 10 strikeouts.
• He fired 116 pitches and did not give up a hit until the sixth inning on a lead-off single … Nola allowed just one Bulldog base runner to advance beyond first base.
• Nola improved to 6-1 on the year and lowered his ERA to 0.47 … in 57 innings, he’s recorded 11 walks and 71 strikeouts, and opponents are hitting just. 141 against him.