Owls Win at Georgia; Spartans, Bears Post Victories

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

MACON, Ga. - Kennesaw State defeated Georgia in Athens to give the Atlantic Sun its third signature victory in the past three days. Mercer and USC Upstate also posted wins in Tuesday's action.

The Owls utilized five runs in the last two innings to defeat the Southeastern Conference's Bulldogs, 10-7. KSU's Kal Simmons and Chris McGowan each drove in three runs.

Mercer moved to 4-0 on the season with a 12-4 home victory against Florida A&M, while USC Upstate won its third-straight contest with a 6-2 win against The Citadel. Going against No. 3 Florida State, Jacksonville nearly pulled off the upset as the Dolphins led the Seminoles, going into the seventh inning before FSU pulled away with seven runs in the last three innings.

Updated Atlantic Sun Baseball Standings
Team A-Sun Record Overall Next Game
Mercer 0-0 4-0 Florida A&M, 2/9/font>
Kennesaw State 0-0 3-1 at Georgia, 2/18
North Florida 0-0 2-1 at No. 16 Florida, 2/19
FGCU 0-0 3-2 at Bethune-Cookman, 2/21
USC Upstate 0-0 3-2 Presbyterian, 2/21
ETSU 0-0 2-2 vs. California, 2/21
Jacksonville 0-0 1-3 Rutgers, 2/21
Northern Kentucky 0-0 1-3 at San Diego, 2/21
Lipscomb 0-0 0-3 at No. 8 Vanderbilt, 2/19
Stetson 0-0 0-3 at FIU, 2/19

Athens, Ga.
Runs Hits Errors
 Kennesaw State
 Georgia
10
7

16
9

3
2


Spartanburg, S.C.
Runs Hits Errors
 USC Upstate
 The Citadel
6
2

11
10

1
1


Johnson City, Tenn.
Runs Hits Errors
 ETSU
 Furman
3
5

8
13

1
4


Jacksonville, Fla.
Runs Hits Errors
 Jacksonville
 No. 3 Florida State
6
12

11
12

1
2


Ft. Myers, Fla.
Runs Hits Errors
 FGCU
 USF
1
5

5
9

2
2


Macon, Ga.
Runs Hits Errors
 Mercer
 Florida A&M
12
4

11
13

2
1