Sixth Seed Vanderbilt Opens SEC Baseball Tournament
with Third Seed Auburn Wednesday at 10 AM CT
The Vanderbilt Commodores will take on the Auburn Tigers
in the first round of the 2003 Southeastern Conference
baseball tournament, Wednesday, May 21 at 10 a.m. CT
at the Hoover Metropolitan Stadium in Birmingham, Ala.
Vanderbilt (27-26, 14-16 SEC) enters the tournament
as a sixth seed. Auburn (38-17, 18-12 SEC) is the tournament's
All of Vanderbilt's SEC tournament game will be broadcast
on WNSR 560 AM in Nashville. The Vanderbilt-Auburn game
will be televised on Comcast Sports Southeast (channel
27 on Comast Cable in Nashville).
Tickets for the 2003 SEC Tournament are $90 for reserve
box seats, $65 for a general admission book and $48
for a Dr. Pepper general admission 6-pack. A limited
number of single game tickets will be available during
the week of the tournament. Call (800) 240-2300 or (205)
933-1280 to purchase tickets or go online at www.secsports.com.
The Commodores are making their ninth appearance in
the SEC Tournament and the first since the 1996 season.
Vanderbilt enters the league's postseason event with
one SEC Tournament championship (1980) and an all-time
record of 10-17.
2003 SEC Tournament Schedule
Wednesday, May 21
Game 1 10:00 a.m. #3 Auburn vs. #6 Vanderbilt CSS
Game 2 1:00 p.m. #2 South Carolina vs. #7 Alabama CSS
Game 3 5:00 p.m. #4 Mississippi State vs. #5 Ole Miss
Game 4 8:00 p.m. #1 LSU vs. #8 Arkansas CSS
Thursday, May 22
Game 5 10:00 a.m. Loser Game 1 vs. Loser Game 2 CSS
Game 6 1:00 p.m. Loser Game 3 vs. Loser Game 4 CSS
Game 7 5:00 p.m. Winner Game 1 vs. Winner Game 2 CSS
Game 8 8:00 p.m. Winner Game 3 vs. Winner Game 4 CSS
Friday, May 23
Game 9 3:00 p.m. Winner Game 5 vs. Loser Game 7 SEC-TV
Game 10 6:00 p.m. Winner Game 6 vs. Loser Game 8 SEC-TV
Saturday, May 24
Game 11 10:00 a.m. Winner Game 7 vs. Winner Game 9 SEC-TV
Game 12 1:30 p.m. Winner Game 8 vs. Winner Game 10 SEC-TV
Game 13* 5:00 p.m. Winner Game 11 vs. Loser Game 11
Game 14* 8:30 p.m. Winner Game 12 vs. Loser Game 12
Sunday, May 25
Game 15* 3:00 p.m. Winner Game 13 vs. Winner Game 14
* - Game 13 will be necessary if the winner of Game
9 also wins Game 11.
* - Game 14 will be necessary if the winner of Game
10 also wins Game 12.
If Game 13 is not necessary, Game 14 would start at
* - If both bracket winners are undefeated, there will
be no 5:00 p.m. or 8:30 p.m. games on Saturday and the
championship game would be Game 13.
All Times are Central SEC-TV - FOX Sports Net South,
FOX Sports Net Southwest, Sunshine Network CSS - Comcast/Charter
The second and third games each day will begin 30 minutes
following the previous game, but no earlier than the
designated start time.
Bracket (PDF Format)