The South Carolina baseball team lost its seventh consecutive SEC series with a 5-3 loss on Sunday at Missouri.
South Carolina (30-21, 12-15) leads Missouri (31-21, 11-16) by one game for fourth place in the SEC East Division.
Missouri scored 3 runs in the bottom of the eighth inning Sunday, turning a 3-2 deficit into a 5-3 advantage at Taylor Stadium.
South Carolina starter Reed Scott pitched five innings, allowing 2 earned runs and striking out 4.
The last time the Gamecocks won an SEC series was when they won the last two games in a three-game series against Alabama on March 24-26.
South Carolina won the first game of the series 4-3 on Friday as right-hander Wil Crowe struck out 9 in seven innings.
Missouri junior right-hander Tanner Houck struck out 10 in a complete-game 5-hitter as the Tigers defeated South Carolina, 5-3, on Saturday.