The Georgia baseball saw its season come to an end on Monday, as the Bulldogs lost twice to Duke, dropping the first game 8-5 and the second game 8-4.
The Bulldogs finish the season at 39-21, while Duke will advance to the Super Regional to take on Texas Tech. This was the best season Georgia baseball has had under Scott Stricklin. It marks the first time Georgia made the Regional final since 2008.
Georgia Baseball-Duke: Live updates, score
Game 1: Duke 8,Georgia 5 FINAL | Box score
Game 7: Duke 8, Georgia 4 | FINAL | Box score
Georgia Baseball-Duke: Game Time
The Georgia-Duke game starts at 1 p.m. ET. The game will be played at Foley Field in Athens, Ga.
Georgia Baseball-Duke: TV Channel
The Georgia Duke game will be broadcast on ESPNU.
Georgia Baseball-Duke: Schedule, results
Georgia could have to play two games on Monday. If Duke wins the first game, the two teams will then play again at 5 p.m. The winner of this regional will advance to take on Texas Tech. If Georgia wins, it will host the super regional
Below you can find the full schedule for the Athens Regional:
Game 1: Troy 6, Duke 0 | FINAL | Box score |
Game 2: No. 8 Georgia 18, Campbell 5 | FINAL | Box score
Game 3: Duke 16, Campbell 8| FINAL | Box score | Campbell eliminated
Game 4: Georgia 11, Troy 7 | FINAL | Box score
Game 5: Duke 15, Troy 6 | FINAL | Box score | Troy eliminated
Game 6: Georgia vs. Duke | Monday, June 4 | 1 p.m.
Game 7: (*if necessary) | Monday, June 4 | 5 p.m.
Georgia Baseball-Duke: How to watch online
The Georgia-Campbell game can be live streamed on WatchESPN.
Georgia Baseball-Duke: Preview
Based on the way the Athens Regional has played out so far, expect a lot of runs between Georgia and Duke. Georgia has scored double-digit runs in each of its first two regional games, plating 18 against Campbell and then 11 against Troy. In the Troy win, Keegan McGovern and Michael Curry both homered twice for Georgia.
The Bulldogs could be without star third baseman Aaron Schunk, who broke his nose in Sunday’s game. Georgia baseball coach Scott Stricklin said Schunk is day-to-day.
After Duke got shut out in the first game of the regional, the Blue Devils have found their offense. The Blue Devils scored 16 runs against Campbell, including 11 in the ninth inning in which they entered trailing 8-5, and then hung another 15 on Troy on Sunday to advance to the regional final.
The SEC has done well in the NCAA Baseball Tournament so far, as Arkansas, Auburn and Vanderbilt already have locked up spots in the super regionals. The SEC could also see Florida, Mississippi State, South Carolina and Ole Miss join them on Monday, in addition to the Bulldogs. Of the 10 SEC teams to make into the tournament, only LSU and Texas A&M have been eliminated.
Should the Bulldogs win, it will be the first time since 2008 that Georgia has advanced to a super regional. That year, Georgia advanced all the way to the finals of the College World Series.
As for the ACC, regional hosts Clemson and Florida State have already crashed out of the tournament. Louisville was also eliminated on Sunday night. North Carolina is the only ACC team so far to advance to the super regionals.