"It's pretty much all focus for me," Nola said. "Every time I'm on the mound I have to get my mind right. I start making mistakes when I lose concentration. When runners get in scoring position, I try to slow things down."
"You have to come ready to play each day because the SEC is not a joke," Louisiana State ace pitcher Aaron Nola said. "Every player is one of the best. You cannot underestimate any player that steps on the field."