#5 Vols sweep Mizzou

Tennessee takes care of business in Columbia this weekend, as the Vols sweep Missouri to improve to 37-11 (17-7) on the year. Sunday’s win solidified Tennessee’s spot at the top of the SEC East, .5 games ahead of Vanderbilt (16-7).

Notable performances from the Vols this weekend came from Max Ferguson 7-11 (2HR, 6RBI) and Drew Gilbert 9-15 (6RBI). Ferguson also hit the game winning 2-run HR in the top of the 8th on Friday.

Photo by Tennessee Athletics

Game finals:

Game 1: Tennessee 5 – Missouri 4

Game 2: Tennessee 11 – Missouri 4

Game 3: Tennessee 10 – Missouri 2

Heading into the week, Tennessee will host Tennessee Tech on Tuesday, before welcoming the #1 Arkansas Razorbacks into Knoxville for a high stakes weekend showdown.

Four teams (Arkansas, Tennessee, Vanderbilt, and Mississippi State) are fighting for the top seed in the SEC tournament, and this matchup with Arkansas, will have a major impact on who will finish at the top of the SEC.

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