Alabama tops Mississippi 7-5 in 10 innings

Published on NewsOK Modified: May 23, 2013 at 1:15 pm •  Published: May 23, 2013

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Mikey White hit a two-run single in the 10th inning to give Alabama a 7-5 victory against Mississippi at the Southeastern Conference tournament on Thursday.

Alabama (34-25) trailed 3-0 early in the elimination game, but rallied for two runs in the fourth, one in the fifth and two more in the sixth to take a 5-3 lead. The Rebels' Stuart Turner hit a two-run single in the seventh inning to tie the game at 5-5 and eventually send it to extra innings.

White led the Tide with a 2-for-5 day that included three RBIs. Tucker Hawley (5-2) earned the win with three innings of scoreless relief.

Ole Miss (37-22) was led by Turner and Will Jamison, who each had two hits. Tanner Bailey (4-2) took the loss, giving up two runs in 2 1/3 innings of relief.