SEC Baseball Series Preview: South Carolina at Ole Miss

Ole Miss-South Carolina SEC baseball series preview

The South Carolina Gamecocks travel to the Ole Miss Rebels for a 3-game, Friday-Sunday SEC baseball series. 14Powers.com SEC Baseball previews this series and predicts the series winner.

By 14Powers SEC Baseball Staff

Series Schedule March 15-17

  Day Start Time (ET) TV Tickets
Game 1 Friday 7:30 PM ET SECN Tickets
Game 2 Saturday 4:00 PM ET SECN Tickets
Game 3 Sunday 1:30 PM ET SECN+ Tickets

Team Statistical Comparisons

Statistic Team National
Rank
Conference
Rank
Value
Base on Balls South Carolina
Ole Miss
1
2
1
2
147
137
Batting Average South Carolina
Ole Miss
120
135
12
13
0.280
0.276
Double Plays South Carolina
Ole Miss
49
102
3
5
12
10
Double Plays Per Game South Carolina
Ole Miss
82
162
3
6
0.75
0.59
Doubles South Carolina
Ole Miss
126
149
12
13
27
25
Doubles Per Game South Carolina
Ole Miss
161
212
12
14
1.69
1.47
Earned Run Average South Carolina
Ole Miss
2
45
2
10
2.15
4.03
Fielding % South Carolina
Ole Miss
135
138
12
13
0.969
0.969
Hit Batters South Carolina
Ole Miss
95
158
3
6
23
19
Hit by Pitch South Carolina
Ole Miss
16
59
4
8
35
27
Hits Ole Miss
South Carolina
84
115
11
12
147
140
Hits Allowed Per 9 Innings South Carolina
Ole Miss
2
40
2
11
6.13
7.82
Home Runs Ole Miss
South Carolina
19
40
6
8
29
24
Home Runs Per Game Ole Miss
South Carolina
37
50
7
8
1.71
1.50
On Base % South Carolina
Ole Miss
8
25
3
7
0.467
0.436
Runs South Carolina
Ole Miss
25
30
6
8
145
142
Sacrifice Bunts South Carolina
Ole Miss
74
224
5
9
7
2
Sacrifice Flies Ole Miss
South Carolina
2
96
1
11
17
7
Scoring South Carolina
Ole Miss
35
59
6
9
9.1
8.4
Shutouts South Carolina 12 4 2
Slugging % Ole Miss
South Carolina
55
60
9
10
0.498
0.490
Stolen Bases Ole Miss
South Carolina
99
134
6
9
20
17
Stolen Bases Per Game Ole Miss
South Carolina
141
168
7
10
1.18
1.06
Strikeout-to-Walk Ratio South Carolina
Ole Miss
13
71
6
13
3.20
2.28
Strikeouts Per 9 Innings Ole Miss
South Carolina
13
33
6
9
11.5
10.8
Triple Plays
Triples Ole Miss
South Carolina
99
99
7
7
3
3
Triples Per Game South Carolina
Ole Miss
142
156
7
11
0.19
0.18
WHIP South Carolina
Ole Miss
3
80
3
13
1.05
1.43
WL Pct South Carolina
Ole Miss
22
55
8
12
0.812
0.706
Walks Allowed Per 9 Innings South Carolina
Ole Miss
28
159
5
13
3.37
5.03

Statistical Leaders

South Carolina Batting Leaders

Charlie Condon, .431 BA, 10 HR.

South Carolina Pitching Leaders

Jarvis Evans, 11.4 strikeouts per game.

Ole Miss Batting Leaders

Ethan Lege .379 4 HR.

Ole Miss Pitching Leaders

Gunnar Dennis 22 strikeouts.

Massey College Baseball Ranking Composite

South Carolina 25
Ole Miss 37

South Carolina Roster

# Name Pos. HT WT Class City ST
2 Roman Kimball RHP 5′-11″ 185 R-So. New Hartford NY
3 Lee Ellis INF 5′-11″ 170 Fr. White Plains MD
4 Jackson Phipps LHP 6′-4″ 225 R-Jr. Dallas GA
5 Talmadge LeCroy INF/C 6′-2″ 205 Jr. Belton SC
6 Blake Jackson OF 6′-0″ 195 Jr. Coppell TX
7 Kennedy Jones OF 6′-1″ 220 Jr. Norfolk VA
8 Austin Brinling OF 5′-8″ 180 Jr. Bradenton FL
9 Evan Stone OF 6′-0″ 185 Jr. Irmo SC
10 Dylan Brewer OF 6′-2″ 180 Gr. Latta SC
11 Parker Noland INF 6′-1″ 208 Gr. Knoxville TN
12 Tyler Causey INF 6′-6″ 220 Sr. Fort Mill SC
13 Will Tippett INF 6′-2″ 185 So. Stone Mountain GA
14 Eli Jones RHP 6′-1″ 200 Jr. Peachtree City GA
15 Carson Hornung INF 6′-3″ 225 Jr. Overland Park KS
16 Dylan Eskew RHP 6′-3″ 200 Jr. Tampa FL
18 Eli Jerzembeck RHP 6′-2″ 185 So. Charlotte NC
19 Cole Messina C 6′-0″ 230 Jr. Summerville SC
20 Ethan Petry OF/INF 6′-4″ 235 So. Land O’ Lakes FL
21 Ryan Bakes C 5′-10″ 190 Fr. Algonquin IL
22 Ricky Williams RHP 6′-2″ 200 R-Jr. Lexington SC
23 Jake McCoy LHP 6′-1″ 185 Fr. Fort Mill SC
24 Ty Good RHP 6′-2″ 190 Gr. Rock Hill SC
25 Sam Simpson RHP 6′-1″ 190 R-So. Carrollton GA
26 Jordan Carrion INF 6′-1″ 162 Sr. Miami FL
27 Tyler Zedalis INF 6′-2″ 220 Fr. Charlotte NC
28 Austin Williamson RHP 6′-4″ 220 So. Sherrills Ford NC
29 Matthew Becker LHP 6′-3″ 205 Jr. Chapin SC
30 Eddie Copper RHP 6′-2″ 210 Fr. Ivyland PA
31 David Cromer OF 6′-2″ 225 R-Jr. Lexington SC
32 Michael Polk RHP 6′-3″ 220 Gr. Milton GA
33 Tyler Pitzer RHP 6′-2″ 195 Fr. McDonald PA
34 Drake Quinn RHP 6′-3″ 215 Gr. High Point NC
35 Connor Fuhrman OF 6′-0″ 190 R-Fr. Daleville VA
36 Tristan Salinas INF/OF 6′-2″ 200 Fr. Boone NC
37 Chris Veach RHP/INF 6′-0″ 195 Jr. Chapin SC
39 Joey Wittig RHP 5′-11″ 175 Fr. San Diego CA
40 Garrett Gainey LHP 6′-1″ 200 Sr. Hartsville SC
44 Dalton Reeves C 6′-5″ 215 Sr. Lexington SC
45 Jevarra Martin LHP 6′-7″ 220 Fr. Covington GA
46 Xavier Pelzer LHP 6′-3″ 200 Fr. Cayce SC
47 Connor McCreery RHP 6′-6″ 225 So. Williston Park NY
48 Parker Marlatt RHP 5′-11″ 185 Fr. Dacula GA
49 Tyler Dean RHP 6′-3″ 195 Jr. Vinton VA
52 Gavin Casas INF 6′-4″ 230 Sr. Pembroke Pines FL
55 Reese Marcum RHP 6′-1″ 200 Fr. Lexington SC

Ole Miss Roster

# Name Pos. HT WT Class City ST
1 Treyson Hughes OF 6′-3” 180 Jr. Warner Robins GA
2 Riley Maddox RHP 6′-1” 205 Jr. Pearl MS
3 Andrew Fischer INF 6′-1” 205 So. Manasquan NJ
4 Seth Farni OF 6′-0” 195 Fr. Gulfport MS
6 Reagan Burford INF 6′-0” 205 Sr. Germantown TN
7 Luke Hill INF 6′-0” 195 So. Baton Rouge LA
8 Bo Gatlin INF 5′ 11” 185 Sr. Oxford MS
9 Ethan Lege INF 6′-1” 215 Sr. Abbeville LA
10 Ethan Groff OF 6′-0” 200 Sr. Orlando FL
12 Campbell Smithwick C 6′-0” 195 Fr. Oxford MS
13 Kyler Carmack RHP 6′-2” 180 So. Cabot AR
14 Brayden Randle INF 5′ 9” 175 Fr. Rockwall TX
16 Drew Markle IF/OF 6′-4” 170 Fr. Katy TX
17 John Kramer OF 6′-1” 220 Jr. Wildwood MO
18 Mitch Murrell RHP 6′-4” 210 Sr. Ocean Springs MS
19 Liam Doyle LHP 6′-2” 220 So. Derry NH
20 Jackson Ross IF/OF 6′-2” 210 Sr. Lakeland FL
21 JT Quinn RHP 6′-6” 215 So. Tampa FL
22 Connor Spencer RHP 6′-2” 220 Sr. Hernando MS
23 Josh Mallitz RHP 6′-3” 210 Jr. Tampa FL
24 Trenton Lyons C/UT 6′-3” 185 Fr. Memphis TN
25 Grayson Saunier RHP 6′-4” 210 So. Memphis TN
26 Hunter Elliott LHP 6′-3” 205 Jr. Tupelo MS
27 Judd Utermark INF 6′-5” 250 So. Charlotte NC
28 Connor Chisolm OF 5′ 10” 175 Jr. Madison MS
29 Ryne Rodriguez LHP 6′-2” 185 So. Fort Worth TX
31 Corey Braun LHP 6′-2” 195 Jr. Seminole FL
32 Gunnar Dennis LHP 6′-3” 220 Jr. Pearl MS
33 Xavier Rivas LHP 6′-4” 235 Sr. Portage IN
34 Eli Berch C 6′-0” 215 So. Bixby OK
35 Will Furniss INF 6′-4” 255 So. Nacogdoches TX
37 Mason Morris RHP/IF 6′-4” 220 So. Tupelo MS
38 Patrick Galle RHP 6′-2” 215 Fr. Biloxi MS
39 Gabe Smith RHP 6′-5” 240 Fr. Edwardsville IL
40 Wes Mendes LHP/OF 6′-1” 195 Fr. Tampa FL
43 Cole Ketchum RHP 6′-1” 205 So. West Point MS
44 Cole Tolbert RHP 6′-4” 200 Jr. Laurel MS
45 Mason Nichols RHP 6′-5” 220 Jr. Jackson MS
46 Brayden Jones RHP 6′-0” 205 So. Madison MS
47 Sam Tookoian RHP 6′-5” 265 So. Fresno CA
50 Taylor Rabe RHP 6′-5” 210 Fr. Greenville SC
51 Hudson Calhoun RHP 6′-4” 195 Fr. Tupelo MS
52 Hudson Mattox RHP/UT 6′-3” 210 Fr. Grenada MS
54 Austin Simmons LHP 6′-2” 200 Fr. Pinecrest FL

South Carolina Schedule/Results

DATE AWAY RUNS HOME RUNS GAME INFO
16-Feb Miami OH 1 South Carolina 5
23-Feb 4:00 PM ET Belmont 1 South Carolina 8 SEC Network +
24-Feb 2:00 PM ET Belmont 11 South Carolina 2 SEC Network +
25-Feb 1:30 PM ET Belmont 1 South Carolina 12 SEC Network +
27-Feb 4:00 PM ET Gardner-Webb 1 South Carolina 7 SEC Network +
1-Mar 7:00 PM ET Clemson South Carolina SEC Network +
2-Mar 4:00 PM ET South Carolina 5 Clemson 4 ACC Network Extra
3-Mar 2:00 PM ET South Carolina 4 Clemson 5 ACC Network Extra
5-Mar 6:30 PM ET The Citadel 1 South Carolina 7 SEC Network +
6-Mar 3:00 PM ET Davidson 1 South Carolina 4 SEC Network +
8-Mar 7:00 PM ET Longwood 0 South Carolina 10 SEC Network +
9-Mar 4:00 PM ET Longwood 0 South Carolina 10 SEC Network +
10-Mar 1:30 PM ET Longwood 6 South Carolina 22 SEC Network +
12-Mar 7:00 PM ET Georgia St South Carolina SEC Network +
15-Mar 7:30 PM ET South Carolina Ole Miss SEC Network +
16-Mar 2:00 PM ET South Carolina Ole Miss SEC Network
17-Mar 2:30 PM ET South Carolina Ole Miss SEC Network +
19-Mar 6:00 PM ET South Carolina SC Upstate
22-Mar 7:00 PM ET Vanderbilt South Carolina SEC Network +
23-Mar 4:00 PM ET Vanderbilt South Carolina SEC Network +
24-Mar 1:30 PM ET Vanderbilt South Carolina SEC Network +
26-Mar 6:30 PM ET Presbyterian South Carolina SEC Network +
28-Mar 8:00 PM ET South Carolina Alabama SEC Network
29-Mar 7:00 PM ET South Carolina Alabama SEC Network +
30-Mar 2:00 PM ET South Carolina Alabama SEC Network +
3-Apr 7:00 PM ET GA Southern South Carolina SEC Network
5-Apr 7:00 PM ET Texas A&M South Carolina
6-Apr 4:00 PM ET Texas A&M South Carolina
7-Apr 1:30 PM ET Texas A&M South Carolina
9-Apr 7:00 PM ET North Carolina South Carolina
12-Apr 6:30 PM ET South Carolina Florida
13-Apr 4:00 PM ET South Carolina Florida
14-Apr 12:00 PM ET South Carolina Florida SEC Network
16-Apr 7:00 PM ET South Carolina The Citadel
19-Apr 7:00 PM ET Arkansas South Carolina
20-Apr 4:00 PM ET Arkansas South Carolina
21-Apr 1:30 PM ET Arkansas South Carolina
26-Apr 7:00 PM ET Kentucky South Carolina
27-Apr 6:00 PM ET Kentucky South Carolina SEC Network
28-Apr 3:00 PM ET Kentucky South Carolina SEC Network
1-May 6:30 PM ET ETSU South Carolina
3-May 7:00 PM ET South Carolina Missouri
4-May 4:00 PM ET South Carolina Missouri
5-May 2:00 PM ET South Carolina Missouri
7-May 6:00 PM ET South Carolina Winthrop
9-May 8:00 PM ET Georgia South Carolina
10-May 5:30 PM ET Georgia South Carolina SEC Network
11-May 2:00 PM ET Georgia South Carolina
16-May 6:30 PM ET South Carolina Tennessee
17-May 6:30 PM ET South Carolina Tennessee
18-May 1:00 PM ET South Carolina Tennessee
18-May 2:00 PM ET Arkansas Texas A&M
May 21-26 SEC Baseball Tournament
May 27-June 14 NCAA Baseball Tournament

Ole Miss Schedule/Results

DATE AWAY RUNS HOME RUNS GAME INFO
16-Feb Ole Miss 5 Hawai’i 4
23-Feb 5:00 PM ET High Point 7 Ole Miss 3 SEC Network +
24-Feb 1:00 PM ET High Point 2 Ole Miss 12 SEC Network +
25-Feb 2:30 PM ET High Point 2 Ole Miss 25 SEC Network +
27-Feb 5:00 PM ET Little Rock 6 Ole Miss 12 SEC Network +
28-Feb 5:00 PM ET Missouri St 3 Ole Miss 12 SEC Network +
1-Mar 7:30 PM ET Iowa 13 Ole Miss 7 SEC Network +
2-Mar 2:30 PM ET Iowa 5 Ole Miss 12 SEC Network +
3-Mar 1:00 PM ET Iowa 3 Ole Miss 8 SEC Network +
5-Mar 7:30 PM ET Memphis Ole Miss SEC Network +
8-Mar 7:30 PM ET Morehead St 3 Ole Miss 10 SEC Network +
9-Mar 5:00 PM ET Morehead St 3 Ole Miss 10 SEC Network +
10-Mar 2:30 PM ET Morehead St 5 Ole Miss 6 SEC Network +
12-Mar 5:00 PM ET Ole Miss UL Monroe
15-Mar 7:30 PM ET South Carolina Ole Miss SEC Network +
16-Mar 2:00 PM ET South Carolina Ole Miss SEC Network
17-Mar 2:30 PM ET South Carolina Ole Miss SEC Network +
19-Mar 7:00 PM ET Southern Miss Ole Miss SEC Network +
22-Mar 6:30 PM ET Ole Miss Tennessee SEC Network +
23-Mar 6:00 PM ET Ole Miss Tennessee SEC Network +
24-Mar 1:00 PM ET Ole Miss Tennessee SEC Network +
26-Mar 7:30 PM ET Austin Peay Ole Miss SEC Network +
29-Mar 7:30 PM ET Kentucky Ole Miss SEC Network +
30-Mar 2:30 PM ET Kentucky Ole Miss SEC Network +
31-Mar 2:30 PM ET Kentucky Ole Miss SEC Network +
2-Apr 7:00 PM ET Ole Miss Memphis
4-Apr 7:00 PM ET Ole Miss Arkansas SEC Network
5-Apr 7:30 PM ET Ole Miss Arkansas
6-Apr 3:00 PM ET Ole Miss Arkansas
9-Apr 7:30 PM ET Murray St Ole Miss
12-Apr 8:00 PM ET Mississippi St Ole Miss SEC Network
13-Apr 8:30 PM ET Mississippi St Ole Miss
14-Apr 2:30 PM ET Mississippi St Ole Miss
16-Apr 7:00 PM ET Ole Miss Arkansas St
19-Apr 6:00 PM ET Ole Miss Georgia
20-Apr 2:00 PM ET Ole Miss Georgia
21-Apr 1:00 PM ET Ole Miss Georgia
23-Apr 12:00 PM ET North Alabama Ole Miss
25-Apr 7:30 PM ET Alabama Ole Miss
26-Apr 7:30 PM ET Alabama Ole Miss
27-Apr 3:00 PM ET Alabama Ole Miss SEC Network
1-May 7:00 PM ET Ole Miss Mississippi St
3-May 7:00 PM ET Ole Miss Auburn
4-May 8:00 PM ET Ole Miss Auburn SEC Network
5-May 4:00 PM ET Ole Miss Auburn SEC Network
10-May 8:30 PM ET Texas A&M Ole Miss SEC Network
11-May 5:00 PM ET Texas A&M Ole Miss
12-May 6:00 PM ET Texas A&M Ole Miss SEC Network
14-May 7:00 PM ET Ole Miss Southern Miss
16-May 7:30 PM ET Ole Miss LSU
17-May 7:30 PM ET Ole Miss LSU
18-May 2:00 PM ET Ole Miss LSU
18-May 2:00 PM ET Arkansas Texas A&M
May 21-26 SEC Baseball Tournament
May 27-June 14 NCAA Baseball Tournament

South Carolina-Ole Miss Baseball Legacy Comparison

Data current as of 2022

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South Carolina Baseball History

All-Time Record: 2,706-1,642-17
SEC Record: 486-390-1
SEC Championships: 3 (2000, 2002, 2011)
SEC Tournament Appearances: 29 (1992-95, 1997-2019, 21-22)
SEC Tournament Record: 29-51
SEC Tournament Championships: 1 (2004)
NCAA Regional Appearances: 33 (1974-77, 1980-86, 1988, 1992-93, 1998, 2000-14, 2016,18, 21)
NCAA Regional Championships: 18 (1975, 1977, 1981-82, 1985, 2000-04, 2006-07, 2010-13, 2016, 18)
Super Regional Appearances: 13 (2000-04, 2006-07, 2010-13, 2016, 2018)
Super Regional Championships: 6 (2002-04, 2010-12)
College World Series Appearances: 11 (1975, 1977, 1981, 1982, 1985, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2010-12)
National Championships: 2 (2010-11)
All-Time NCAA Tournament Record: 137-71

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Ole Miss Baseball History

All-Time Record: 2,327-1,656-20
SEC Record: 882-987-2
SEC Championships: 7 (1959, ‘60, ‘64, ‘69, ‘72, ‘77, 2009)
SEC Tournament Appearances: 26 (1977, 1980,1982, 1993-95, 1999, 2001, 2003-10, 2012-19,1982, 1993-95, 1999, 2001, 2003-10, 2012-19,
SEC Tournament Record: 44-44
SEC Tournament Championships: 3 (1977, 2006, 2018)
NCAA Regional Appearances: 25 (1956, 1964, 1969,1972, 1977, 1995, 1999, 2001, 2003-10, 2012-19, 21-22)
NCAA Regional Championships: 12 (1956, 1964,1969, 1972, 2005-07, 2009, 2014, 2019, 21-22)
Super Regional Appearances: 8 (2005-07, 2009, 2014, 2019, 21-22)
Super Regional Championships: 2 (2014-22)
College World Series Appearances: 2 (2014-22)
National Championships: 1 (2022)
All-Time NCAA Tournament Record: 72-54

South Carolina-Ole Miss Series Prediction

South Carolina 2 wins, Ole Miss 1 win

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