South Alabama 4, Auburn 3

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - Ray Kruml went 3-for-5 with a double and Bunky Kateon had two runs with a pair of doubles to lead South Alabama to a 4-3 win over Auburn last night.

The win is the fourth in a row for the Jaguars (17-11), who also snapped a four-game slide against the Tigers (18-11).

Mike Bianucci homered and scored three runs as part of a trio of Tigers who has two hits each.

Lance Baxter (2-4) secured the win, pitching 2.2 innings for South Alabama. Greg Johnosn (7) pitched 1.1 innings for a save.

Michael Hurst (1-1) took the loss for Auburn.

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