TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Alabama baseball closes out its five-game homestand with a midweek matchup against Alcorn State on Tuesday evening at Sewell-Thomas Stadium.
The Crimson Tide and Braves are slated for a 7 p.m. ET first pitch. The non-conference pairing can be seen live on SEC Network+ with the duo of Eli Gold and Lance Cormier calling all the action.
Alabama baseball vs. Alcorn State game time, details
Game 1: Tuesday, April 18, 7 p.m. ET
Location: Sewell-Thomas Stadium, Tuscaloosa, Ala.
What TV channel is the Alabama baseball vs. Alcorn State game on?
The non-conference pairing can be seen live on SEC Network+ with the duo of Eli Gold and Lance Cormier calling all the action.
How can I watch the Alabama baseball vs. Alcorn State game online?
Watch the game online through WatchESPN.
How can I listen to the Alabama baseball vs. Alcorn State game?
You can follow the game on the Crimson Tide Sports Network. Here is a list of the CTSN affiliates.
What you should know
- Alcorn State comes to Tuscaloosa with a 9-22 overall record, including a 5-10 mark in SWAC play. The Braves are coming off a weekend series win over Mississippi Valley State in Itta Bena in which ASU claimed victories in the first and third games of the series. The win in Thursday’s series opener with the Delta Devils broke an 11-game losing streak for Alcorn.
- Alabama and Alcorn State will meet for the 22nd time in series history on Tuesday night. The Crimson Tide holds a 20-1 all-time advantage, with all 21 games being played in Tuscaloosa. The two teams met last season for a doubleheader on April 5, with Alabama claiming an 8-5 win in game one before an 8-0 shutout victory in seven innings in game two.
- The Crimson Tide will look to freshman Deacon Medders in the start on Tuesday. Medders has not factored into a decision this season and has made nine total appearances, including two starts. In those starting efforts, Medders has maintained a 2.16 ERA (2 ER/8.1 IP) while allowing eight hits and striking out eight batters compared to four walks.