Citadel baseball’s SoCon tourney game postponed to Thursday

Wednesday’s heavy rains forced the postponement of The Citadel’s Southern Conference baseball tournament game against Mercer to 9 a.m. Thursday at Riley Park.

The eighth-seeded Bulldogs had been slated to face No. 1 Mercer at 5 p.m. Wednesday.

Wednesday’s late game between No. 5 UNC Greensboro and No. 4 VMI also has been pushed to Thursday.

Earlier Wednesday, No. 2 Samford rallied for an 8-7 win over No. 7 Western Carolina. No. 6 Furman and No. 3 Wofford are to play at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday.