BATON ROUGE, La. - There will be baseball on Saturday at the 2012 SWAC Baseball Tournament. Texas Southern defeated Prairie View 2-0 on Friday night to force a deciding game in Bracket B on Saturday at noon.
The winner of Saturday's game advances to the SWAC Championship Game against Mississippi Valley State on Sunday at 1:00 p.m.
Frank Cruz shut down the Panther bats, tossing a 3-hit shutout to force the deciding game.
Jaron Brown was 3 for 4 to lead the Tigers offense. Anthony Dilligard and Tyler Flanagan each drove in a run.