Jeff McNeil was 3-for-4 with two doubles in the loss.
Junior Michael Hill finishes series with six hits.
Jake Stassi threw 7.1 innings, striking out four.
Potential walkoff victory turns to defeat with appeal at third base.
Long Beach State has now won three straight games.
Long Beach State (2012): Made 18 appearances as a lefty specialist out of the bullpen ... Allowed seven hits and two runs in 8.2 IP ... Earned a save by collecting the last out against VCU in a 3-2 win (2/19) ... Threw 1.1 innings in a season-long appearance at San Diego State, allowing no hits and striking out one while earning the win (4/10) ... Didn't allow a hit in final four appearances ... Struck out his only batter against LMU (5/7).
Moorpark College: Pitched for two years at Moorpark College ... Earned first-team all-league honors as a starting pitcher, posting a 3.41 ERA ... Also earned first-team all-county honors ... Picked up a second-team all-league nod as a freshman.
Moorpark High School: A two-year letterwinner with the Musketeers ... The Marmonte League Pitcher of the Year in 2009 ... Had 45 strikeouts in 45 innings with a 1.41 ERA ... Earned first-team all-county honors in 2008 and 2009 ... Posted a .469 batting average as a senior.
Personal: Born in West Hills, Calif. ... Parents are Randall and Laura Hunt ... Also recruited by Virginia Tech, San Francisco and CS Bakersfield ... Majoring in Sports Psychology.
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