KNOXVILLE (WACH)- Max Schrock hit an RBI double in the top of the ninth inning to give the No. 11 Gamecocks a 5-4 win over Tennessee on Friday night. The Gamecocks improve to 24-7 overall and 6-4 in the SEC.
After the Volunteers scored two in the bottom of the eighth to tie the score at 4-4, the freshman Schrock delivered with his biggest hit of the season roping a ball over the center fielder's head that scored LB Dantzler. Tyler Webb closed it out in the ninth to pick up the win.
Game two is set for Saturday at 12:30 p.m. The game will be televised on SportSouth.