Columbia, S.C. – The first game of the SEC baseball series between Alabama and No. 4 South Carolina was suspended on Thursday night due to severe weather in the Columbia, S.C. area. The game was halted when lightning hit the area at 9:12 p.m. ET, with the Crimson Tide batting with no outs in the top of the eighth and the score tied at 0-0.
The game will resume at 5 p.m. ET on Friday, and game two of the series will begin at 7 p.m. ET, or 40 minutes after the conclusion of game one.
Alabama starting pitcher Spencer Turnbull had thrown a career-high seven innings without allowing a hit, with five strikeouts. Turnbull had allowed four walks and hit one batter in the game.