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Georgia's Division I college baseball weekly roundup

Mercer second baseman Ryan Hagan (3) tags out Furman’s Sky Overton on an attempted steal during their game Sunday.
Mercer second baseman Ryan Hagan (3) tags out Furman’s Sky Overton on an attempted steal during their game Sunday. jvorhees@macon.com

MERCER

Last week: Beat Georgia Tech; took two of three from Furman.

This week: at Savannah State, Tuesday; at Western Carolina, Friday-Sunday.

Record: 25-16, 10-5 Southern Conference.

Of note: The Bears were shut out Sunday, the first time they have been shut out this season. ... Conard Broom leads the nation in pitching appearances with 29.

GEORGIA

Last week: Lost to Clemson; lost two of three to Florida.

This week: vs. Georgia Tech, Tuesday; at Vanderbilt, Friday-Sunday.

Record: 21-20, 7-11 SEC.

Of note: The Bulldogs are 7-11 against ranked teams. ... The Bulldogs are 2-7 in SEC road games.

GEORGIA TECH

Last week: Beat Georgia State; took two of three from Clemson.

This week: at Georgia, Tuesday; vs. Coastal Carolina, Friday-Sunday.

Record: 27-13, 10-10 ACC.

Of note: The Yellow Jackets scored 30 runs and had 45 hits against Clemson. ... The Yellow Jackets have scored scored at least six runs in 25 games.

GEORGIA SOUTHERN

Last week: Took two from the Citadel; lost two of three from Arkansas-Little Rock.

This week: at Kennesaw State, Tuesday; at Louisiana-Monroe, Friday-Sunday.

Record: 24-17, 10-11 Sun Belt Conference.

Of note: Ryan Cleveland’s 11-game hitting streak came to an end Sunday.

GEORGIA STATE

Last week: Lost to Georgia Tech; took two of three from Appalachian State.

This week: vs. Kennesaw State, Wednesday; vs. South Alabama, Friday-Sunday.

Record: 18-21, 7-11 Sun Belt Conference.

KENNESAW STATE

Last week: Lost to Jacksonville State; took two of three from Lipscomb.

This week: vs. Georgia Southern, Tuesday; at Georgia State, Wednesday; at Jacksonville, Friday-Sunday.

Record: 20-21, 10-2 A-Sun.

SAVANNAH STATE

Last week: Lost to North Florida; split with a pair with Florida A&M.

This week: vs. Mercer, Tuesday; vs. North Carolina Central, Saturday-Sunday.

Record: 10-30, 5-9 MEAC.

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