MT. PLEASANT, S.C. --- The No. 23 Alabama Crimson Tide pushed across 10 runs in the third inning and held College of Charleston scoreless until the bottom of the sixth en route to a series-clinching 21-3 victory on Sunday afternoon at Patriots Point.
Final Score: No. 23 Alabama 21, Charleston 3
Location: Mount Pleasant, S.C.
Records: Charleston (3-7), Alabama (10-2)
HOW IT HAPPENED
The Crimson struck first with a run in the second before breaking it open with a 10-run third, which was marked by a grand slam and a bases-clearing double. Alabama added runs in the fourth, fifth, eighth and ninth frames to counter a three-run sixth by the Cougars.
· Landon Choboy paced the offense with a 2-for-3 effort out of the five hole and drove in a run with a double.
· Trotter Harlan added two singles as Cam Dean also drove in a run in the sixth.
· Emmett Bice tossed one and one-third scoreless frames out of the bullpen while Zac Branham also recorded two outs in the seventh.