Birmingham Southern wins SAA Baseball Tournament Title

College Sports

Birmingham, Ala. (WIAT)_ — The Birmingham Southern baseball team took home the Southern Athletic Association Baseball Tournament title Monday, defeating Rhodes in the chamiponship series 6-3.

The Panthers fell behind in the 6th inning as Rhodes added a run off a fielders choice to take a 3-2 lead.  But BSC responded by scoring runs in the 7th, 8th, and two runs in the 9th inning to win its 5th championship in 6 years.

Birmingham Southern has now won 11 games in a row to end the regular season, and will now play in the Division Three NCAA Tournament.

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