RUSTON, La. - The Middle Tennessee baseball team fell to Florida Atlantic in a high scoring 14-8 game that featured 35 hits and seven home runs combined by each team. The Blue Raiders (24-29-1, C-USA 12-19-1) had six players with multi-hit games and a three-run lead heading into the bottom of the seventh inning, but the Owl (32-24, C-USA 18-14) offense struck for nine unanswered runs over the next two innings.
MT fell into an early hole in the bottom of the second inning. The Owls collected three runs on five hits, knocking Blue Raider starting pitcher Trent Seibert out of the game after just 1.