SEC Baseball Tournament Roundup

By Blake Bass
Content Coordinator

ARKANSAS 4, LSU 1

Arkansas scored the go-ahead run on a squeeze bunt by Tyler Spoon in the eighth inning and tacked on two more insurance runs in the ninth to beat LSU 4-1 at the Southeastern Conference tournament on Thursday in Hoover, Ala. … Arkansas right-hander Ryne Stanek (9-2) earned the win, giving up just one unearned run on six hits over eight innings. …LSU’s Aaron Nola was nearly as good, giving up one run in seven innings…. Colby Suggs threw a scoreless ninth inning for his 12th save. … Arkansas (37-19) outhit LSU (49-9) 12-6. … Matt Vinson and Spoon each had three hits. … The Tigers didn’t have any extra-base hits off the Arkansas staff, which came into the game with the lowest ERA in the country.

ALABAMA 7, OLE MISS 5 (10)

Mikey White hit a two-run single in the 10th inning to give Alabama a victory over Ole Miss (37-22). … Alabama (34-25) trailed 3-0 early in the elimination game, but rallied for two runs in the fourth, one in the fifth and two more in the sixth to take a 5-3 lead. The Rebels’ Stuart Turner hit a two-run single in the seventh inning to tie the game at 5-5.

VANDERBILT 4, SOUTH CAROLINA 3 (10)

Conrad Gregor singled home the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning to give Vanderbilt a win over South Carolina in an elimination game. … Tony Kemp led off with a single and the top-seeded Commodores (49-8) eventually loaded the bases with one out against three relievers. … The Gamecocks (39-18) had intentionally walked Connor Harrell, who had two hits. Gregor delivered his second single of the game to score Kemp.

Source: Associated Press

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