Game recap: Florida Gators baseball takes on Oklahoma in NCAA Gainesville Regional final
The Gators (42-23) take on Oklahoma (39-21), the team they beat Sunday night 7-2 at Condron Family Ballpark, once more at 1 p.m. Monday.
Sunday, after first beating Central Michigan 6-5, Florida turned around and got a heroic pitching performance from Carsten Finnvold. Finnvold entered the game in the first inning with bases loaded and no one out in the first, and proceeded to pitch nine innings in relief, giving up five hits and no walks.
On offense, the Gators got two home runs from Jud Fabian and broke the game open with a four-run eighth inning.
The Gators reached Monday's regional final by beating Central Michigan 7-3 on Friday before losing to Oklahoma on Saturday, 9-4. They then won the two games Sunday.
The Sooners reached the regional final by beating Liberty 16-3 on Friday before downing the Gators on Saturday, then losing to Florida Sunday.
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Wyatt Langford HR makes it Oklahoma 5, Florida 4.
Oklahoma now leads 5-3 in the 8th.
Sooners' two-run homer ties the game 3-3 in the top of the 8th.
Gators 3, Sooners 1 in the bottom of the 7th.
8:30 p.m. | Game to resume at 8:45
We have a time for game to restart: 8:45 p.m.
Decisive Game 7 will keep waiting a bit longer between Florida and Oklahoma.
With Florida leading 2-1, weather delay continues. We're nearing two-hour mark.
4:10 p.m. | Still in delay
No play in Gainesville for about the last hour. Strong thunderstorms forecast in the area.
3:15 p.m. | Weather delay in Gainesville
Gators lead 2-1 after six innings, but weather interfering now.
Where and when does Florida baseball play Oklahoma?
Where: Condron Family Ballpark, Gainesville
When: 1 p.m., Monday, June 6
How can I watch Florida Gators vs. Oklahoma Sooners baseball?
Streaming: ESPN+, WatchESPN (cable subscription needed) and the ESPN app
How can I listen to Florida Gators baseball vs. Oklahoma Sooners in the Gainesville Regional?
Radio: ESPN 98.1FM/850AM WRUF (GNV) + WJXL 1010AM (JAX)