May 3, 2012
RALEIGH, N.C. - No. 17 NC State hosts CSU Bakersfield in the final home weekend series of the regular season, beginning Friday at 6:30 p.m. and concluding with Senior Day on Sunday, May 6 at 1 p.m.
The Pack (30-12, 16-8 ACC) will hit the diamond for game two on Saturday at 6:30 p.m., before wrapping up the series Sunday. Prior to Sunday's game, seniors Andrew Ciencin, John Gianis, Gary Gillheeney, Ryan Mathews, and Vance Williams will be recognized for their contributions to Wolfpack athletics.
Reigning ACC Pitcher of the Week Anthony Tzamtzis (5-3, 2.51 ERA) toes the rubber on Friday against right-hander Scott Brattvet (4-4, 3.96).
Bakersfield (19-20) will throw right-hander Spenser Messmore (3-3, 1.78) on Saturday against Ethan Ogburn (3-2, 2.95). Logan Jernigan (4-1, 5.26) will start for State on Sunday against left-hander Jeff McKenzie (4-4, 2.03).
Radio coverage for all three games this weekend will be provided by 88.1 WKNC, fans can follow Twitter updates from @NCStateBaseball, and live stats will be available on GoPack.com.