Renovations postpone SU baseball game

With Lee-Hines Field unavailable because of renovations, the Southern baseball team’s game against Loyola scheduled for Tuesday was postponed, the schools announced Monday.

The teams will meet April 16. First pitch at Lee-Hines Field is set for 6 p.m.

Pete Goldsby Field, where Southern opened its season with three games against Stillman College, was unavailable Tuesday because Baton Rouge Community College has a doubleheader against Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College.

Southern opens Southwestern Athletic Conference play with a three-game series at Arkansas-Pine Bluff beginning with a Saturday doubleheader.

The Jaguars (3-4) lost two of three games at the Urban Invitational in Houston this past weekend, falling to Texas Southern and Alabama State before beating reigning SWAC champion Prairie View on Sunday.