Ballpark conditions postpone Big South baseball tournament games to Thursday
05/21/2014 12:14 PM
05/21/2014 3:17 PM
Due to unplayable field conditions at Winthrop Ballpark, the Big South Baseball Tournament was canceled Wednesday. All four games were postponed to Thursday after an automatic sprinkler malfunction overnight caused parts of the infield to flood.
The Thursday schedule will exactly resemble Wednesday’s originally planned slate of four games. No. 7 seed Charleston Southern will take on the No. 3 seed Campbell at 9:30 a.m., followed by No. 8 seed Gardner-Webb taking on Radford, the No. 5 seed, in the second of the two elimination games.
In the winner’s half of the bracket, No. 2 Winthrop will play No. 6 Coastal Carolina at 4:30 p.m. No. 1 Liberty and No. 4 High Point will follow 45 minutes after the first game. Continue to check www.winthropeagles.com and www.bigsouthsports.com for any further changes.
Game 5: No. 7 Charleston Southern vs. No. 3 Campbell, 9:30 a.m.
Game 6: No. 8 Gardner-Webb vs. No. 5 Radford, 45 minutes after previous game
Game 7: No. 2 Winthrop vs. No. 6 Coastal Carolina, 4:30 p.m.
Game 8: No. 1 Liberty vs. No. 4 High Point, 45 minutes after previous game
Game 9: Loser Game 7 vs. Winner Game 5, 4:30 p.m.
Game 10: Loser Game 8 vs. Winner Game 6, 45 minutes following previous game
Game 11: Winner Game 8 vs. Winner Game 9, 10 a.m.
Game 12: Winner Game 7 vs. Winner Game 10, 45 minutes following previous game
Game 13: if necessary, 5 p.m. (7 innings)
Game 14: if necessary, 45 minutes following previous game (7 innings)
Championship game, 2 p.m.
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