Southern Miss RHP Andrew Pierce threw eight scoreless innings and struckout seven as the Golden Eagles beat conference foe Marshall 2-0 Friday afternoon.
Marshall's Aaron Blair had a no hitter going into the eighth inning until Travis Creel singled, which was followed by a pinch hit, two-RBI single by Austin Roussel that put Southern Miss ahead 2-0.
Southern Miss moves to 24-17 (8-5 in C-USA) with the win. Game two of the weekend series is Saturday at 1:05 p.m.
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