Sun Belt Tourney Moves to Single Elimination; CCU Plays Friday
STATESBORO, Ga. - Due to a third consecutive day of inclement weather, the Sun Belt Conference has cancelled play for a second time in as many days. With the cancellations, the 2017 Sun Belt Baseball Championship will move to a single elimination format.
The play-in games will take place Thursday and an eight-team, single-elimination event will start Friday with the quarterfinals, followed by semifinals on Saturday and the championship being played on Sunday.
The new Sun Belt Baseball Championship schedule is as follows:
Game 1 - 3:00pm - #10 Georgia State vs. #7 Arkansas State
Game 2 - 6:30pm - #9 Little Rock vs. #8 Texas State
Game 3 - 9:00am - #6 Troy vs. #3 South Alabama
Game 4 - 12:30pm - Round 1 Winner (highest seed) vs. #2 UTA
Game 5 - 4:00pm - Round 1 Winner (lowest seed) vs. #1 Coastal Carolina
Game 6 - 7:30pm - #5 Georgia Southern vs. #4 Louisiana
Game 7 - 3:00pm - Game 3 Winner vs. Game 4 Winner
Game 8 - 6:30pm - Game 5 Winner vs. Game 6 Winner
Game 9 - 1:00pm - Game 7 Winner vs. Game 8 Winner