Tripp Sheppard gave up no earned runs in 6 2/3 innings and Georgia Southern lit up UT Arlington pitching for 12 hits on the way to an 8-1 victory in Sun Belt Conference baseball on Saturday.
Brad Vassar was unable to get out of the first inning for the Mavericks (14-19, 5-9), giving up three hits and three runs in two-thirds of an inning.
Long man Kyle Laberge struggled, too, giving up seven hits and three runs in 4 1/3 innings.
Levi Scott gave UTA a brief 1-0 lead in the second inning with a single before Georgia Southern (21-15, 11-6) stormed back.
The Eagles scored three runs in the first inning and two each in the sixth and eighth innings.
Georgia Southern put together three hits to score its three runs in the first inning.
It had three more hits in the sixth inning to score two runs.
Kody Adams hit a two-run home run for the Eagles in the eighth inning.
The Mavericks managed four hits.