The SWAC Baseball Tournament will have some Soul Bowl flavor. A Jackson State loss and a Alcorn State win on Thursday sets up a rivalry matchup on Friday.
The Tigers led Texas Southern early but fell 8-4 in New Orleans. Five Braves had 2 RBI each in a 14-13 victory over UAPB.
#SWACBB18: @TXSOTigers take down @JStateTigers/@JSUTigersBBall 8-4 & move within one game -- potentially -- of another finals appearance. JSU faces @BRAVESSPORTS in a win-or-go-home game at 9 AM tomorrow, with the winner facing TSU in the 3 PM game.— The SWAC (@theswac) May 18, 2018
- @kamrend7: 3-3, 2 R, 3 SB pic.twitter.com/WjANWuBJK2
JSU and Alcorn will play Friday morning at 9:00am. The winner of that matchup will have to beat Texas Southern twice to advance to the SWAC Championship game.
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