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SEC Baseball Tournament 2016: Tuesday Scores, Updated Bracket and Schedule

Published by on May 24, 2016

The 2016 SEC Baseball Tournament kicked off Wednesday with four games, featuring eight teams trying to secure an automatic bid to this year's College World Series.

Unlike traditional conference tournaments, the SEC has increased the urgency for teams playing Tuesday. As a result of there being 12 teams in the tournament, the opening-day games are single-elimination.

The four teams that win Tuesday will advance to the winner's bracket Wednesday, which reverts back to the traditional double-elimination format. It's an unfair break for the teams in opening-round action, but it does add to the drama on the field.

Here's a look at the results from Tuesday's SEC tournament games as well as a look at the updated bracket still to come.

 

2016 SEC Tournament Bracket (via SEC Network)

 

No. 9 Alabama def. No. 8 Kentucky, 5-2

Clinging to a 3-2 lead in the top of the ...

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