For the first time since 2010, the Alabama Crimson Tide baseball team is competing in the super regionals of the NCAA Tournament.
On Saturday, Alabama begins its best-of-three series against No. 1 overall seed Wake Forest in Winston Salem, North Carolina. With two more wins, the Crimson Tide will advance to the World Series for the first time since 1999.
The Demon Deacons will not be easy to put away. They are deadly on the mound and at the plate. Alabama will need to be at its best to pull off the upset.
Game 1 is scheduled to get underway shortly from David F. Couch Ballpark. Here is how you can catch all of the action!
How to watch
First Pitch: 11 a.m. CT
TV Channel: ESPN
2023 Stats: 7-3 | 3.46 ERA | 79 SO
2023 Stats: 13-0 | 1.77 ERA | 125 SO
Keys to Victory
Alabama’s bats need to come alive if it has any hopes of beating the Demon Deacons on Saturday. Wake Forest has a potent offense and starting pitcher, Rhett Lowder, who has not lost a start this season. It will take a balanced attack from the Tide to pull off the upset.