HOOVER, Alabama, Sporting Alert — Day 3 at the 2017 SEC Baseball Tournament is set for Thursday with another busy schedule from Hoover Met. Stadium in Alabama. Follow all the games live on SEC Sports
Among the ball clubs slated to feature on the third day of action are No. 1 seed Florida and the second-seeded LSU, which both landed up wins to start the tournament campaign on Wednesday.
Live online streaming, game scores and live updates will be available during the entire competition, which runs from May 23-28.
No. 4 Arkansas will finally make their long awaited opening appearance at the 2017 SEC Baseball Tournament on Thursday when it takes on No. 5 Mississippi State in the second round.
The Hogs were forced to wait an extra day to bow into action, following the suspension of the game between Mississippi State and Georgia on Tuesday night due to weather delays.
The Bulldogs eased past Georgia 3-0 in their rescheduled first round game to setup an encounter with Arkansas.
Game time for this one is set for 10:30 am ET.
Another game to watch closely is the elimination battle between No. 11 South Carolina vs. No. 10 Missouri.
South Carolina fell 7-2 to No. 3 Kentucky in its second round fixture on Wednesday and must beat Missouri to stay in this year’s tournament.
At the same time, the Tigers are also in a must-win situation after they were crushed 10-3 by No. 2 LSU in Wednesday’s double elimination second round game.
This battle is set for 2 pm and it will be streamed live on the SEC Network and WatchESPN.
Meanwhile, over in the winning bracket, LSU will feature against Kentucky with a quarterfinal place at stake.
The Tigers, resting a few key players, looked very impressive when beating Missouri and will be a handful for the Wildcats, who themselves have shown that they have come to play.
LSU has won 13 of 15 SEC Tournament games.
Thursday, May 25 SEC baseball tournament schedule (ET)
Game 8 | 10:30 a.m. | No. 5 Mississippi State vs. No. 4 Arkansas | SEC Network | Watch online
Game 9 | 2 p.m. | No. 11 South Carolina vs. No. 10 Missouri | SEC Network | Watch online
Game 10 | TBA | No. 8 Auburn vs. TBA | SEC Network | Watch online
Game 11 | 9 p.m. | No. 3 Kentucky vs. No. 2 LSU | SEC Network | Watch online