first_imgUIW picked up its first Southland Conference win in baseball Friday evening with a 11-3 victory against Abilene Christian. In other league action, Northwestern State defeated Sam Houston State 12-1. McNeese State and Lamar played into the fifth inning before weather postponed the game until tomorrow. The Cowboys lead 7-4. The four other conference matchups were postponed due to inclement weather with all teams scheduled to play doubleheaders tomorrow.UIW 11, Abilene Christian 3ABILENE, Texas – The University of the Incarnate Word baseball team scored nine times in the first two innings and cruised to an 11-3 win at Southland Conference rival Abilene Christian on Friday night at Crutcher Scott Field.  |  UIW Recap  |  ACU RecapNorthwestern State 12, Sam Houston State 1HUNTSVILLE, Texas –  Adam Oller spun a gem on the mound for the Northwestern State baseball team to hold down preseason favorite Sam Houston in a 12-1 Demon win Friday night after a two hour rain delay at Don Sanders Stadium.    |  Northwestern State Recap  |  Sam Houston RecapMcNeese State 7, Lamar 4 – Play Suspended (Bottom 5)BEAUMONT, Texas – The McNeese State baseball team used a three-run fifth inning to gain back the lead over Lamar Friday night before thunderstorms in the Beaumont area forced the teams to postpone the game until Saturday afternoon.  The game will continue at 1 p.m. with the Cowboys leading 7-4 in the bottom of the fifth with Lamar batting on an 0-1 count with a runner on base.last_img