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.
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.