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South Carolina Gamecocks vs Liberty Flames: Preview and How to Watch

The Gamecocks need another midweek win as they host Liberty at Founders Park on Wednesday night


Carolina beat PC on Tuesday night to improve to 28-19 (11-13 SEC) on the season. The Gamecocks are back at Founders Park tonight to host a game against the Liberty Flames.

Liberty is 29-17 (14-7 Big South) after whipping Elon 16-6 Tuesday night. The Flames are a dangerous team that already has wins over both Kentucky and UNC, so the Gamecocks will need to play well to avoid a midweek loss that would hurt their postseason chances.

USC vs Liberty Stats

Stat South Carolina Liberty
Stat South Carolina Liberty
Batting Average 0.265 0.274
On-Base % 0.348 0.399
Slugging % 0.400 0.417
ERA 3.59 3.96
Strikeout-to-Walk Ratio 2.48 2.12
Fielding % 0.976 0.971

Freshman RHP Colby Lee will get his first career start against the Flames tonight. Lee has a 4.34 ERA with 17 strikeouts and 8 walks this season. Liberty will start Zach Clinton, a sophomore RHP with a 2.53 ERA and 18 strikeouts and 9 walks.

First pitch will be at 7 p.m. at Founders Park

Watch: SEC Network Plus

Listen: 107.5 The Game & The Gamecock Radio Network