Chris Veach (37) South Carolina Gamecocks vs Alabama Crimson Tide in a 2024 SEC baseball tournament game at Hoover Metropolitan stadium in Hoover, AL on Tuesday, May 21, 2024. (Photo by Eddie Kelly / ProLook Photos)


Veach leads Gamecocks to critical victory

SEC Extra

HOOVER, Ala – South Carolina head coach Mark Kingston needed an answer. Alabama had scored five runs in the first four innings off a pair of Gamecock pitchers. Kingston needed a stop, so he turned to reliever Chris Veach in arguably the team’s most important game to date.

“We felt when we went to him in the fourth inning,” Kingston said, “hey, if you can give us two or three innings, that will be tremendous, and he finished the game. So, the great thing about postseason is sometimes guys start to create moments that they will remember for the rest[…]