HOOVER, Ala. — Austin Anderson had a two-run single and Ole Miss capitalized on eight walks in a 7-2 win over Vanderbilt on Thursday in the Southeastern Conference tournament.
The Rebels (41-17) ousted the Commodores (41-18) from the double-elimination tournament while outhitting them only 7-6.
Anderson helped Ole Miss produce a four-run seventh inning to take control of the game. Anderson and Auston Bousfield both had two hits for the Rebels.
Starter Jeremy Massie allowed one run in 4.1 innings. Aaron Greenwood (2-1) got the win with 2.2 innings of relief, giving up one hit and a run.
Bryan Reynolds was 2 for 3 and drove in a run when he was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded for Vanderbilt. Rhett Wiseman also had two hits and Vince Conde added an RBI single.
Tyler Beede (7-7) allowed three hits and four runs, three earned, in six innings. He walked five batters.
FLORIDA 7, SOUTH CAROLINA 2: Casey Turgeon had three hits and drove in a pair of runs to lead top-seeded Florida past South Carolina in an elimination game.
The Gators (38-20), whose offense was stymied by Kentucky in an opening-round loss, rallied from a 2-0 deficit. They scored three unearned runs in the third, including a two-run single by Taylor Gushue, and two in the fourth.
Relief pitcher Bobby Poyner (5-3) pitched five scoreless innings and allowed just two hits. Josh Tobias led off the sixth with a homer for the Gators.
The Gamecocks (42-16) lost two straight in the tournament and were outscored 19-2.
Tanner English went 2 for 4 with a double and an RBI for South Carolina. Starter Jack Wynkoop (7-5) left with two outs in the third after the three unearned runs.