magazine selected LSU right-hander Aaron Nola as one of its National Players of the Week. Here is what they had to say:
• RHP Aaron Nola, Louisiana St.: Nola fired a no-hitter for 7 innings against Virginia Tech. before leaving the game due to a pitch count restriction. He threw 87 pitches with 8 strikeouts and only one walk.
The Baton Rouge native is 2-0 on the season and has a 0.00 ERA in 13 innings with one walk and 14 strikeouts.