The Missouri Tigers Baseball team opened their series with the Tennessee Volunteers with a 3-2 extra innings win.
Tigers Senior Alex Samples delivered a two out single in the bottom of the 12th to seal the win.
Mizzou now only needs just one more victory to earn a spot in next week’s SEC Tournament.
The St. Louis Cardinals fell to the Philadelphia Phillies 6-2 last (Thursday) night.
Cardinals starting pitcher Luke Weaver had his best start going 7 innings allowing 4 hits and 1 run with six strikeouts.
The bull pen then allowed 5 runs in the eight and ninth innings.
The Missouri Tigers Softball team open NCAA tournament play this (Friday) afternoon against Tulsa.
The Tigers are in Norman, Oklahoma and come in as a two seed with a 28-27 record.
It is a 4 team double elimination regional for the Tigers.
Today’s (Friday) game starts at 3:30.
Missouri Tigers Basketball have scheduled games with Xavier University for the next two seasons.
This year Xavier will travel to Mizzour Arena on December 18th.
The following season the Tigers will go to Ohio to face the Musketeers in November.
Mizzou and Xavier each won 20 games and made the NCAA Tournament last year.