softball-d1 flag

Texas A&M Athletics | April 24, 2022

Texas A&M rolls past No. 2 Alabama in five innings

Catching up on this season in college softball, so far

The Texas A&M softball team (26-17, 5-12 SEC) needed just five innings to power past No. 2 Alabama (38-8, 13-7 SEC) on Saturday night in front of another record-setting crowd at Davis Diamond.
With the 9-1 victory, the Aggies stole the series from Alabama for the first time in program history. A&M's run-rule of the Crimson Tide marked the first run-rule of Alabama by a Southeastern Conference team since A&M did so in 2016. Additionally, the Crimson Tide had not been run-ruled by an unranked team since 1997.

RANKINGS: Check out the latest DI softball rankings 

Key innings / Notables

  • A two-RBI single from Grace Uribe broke open scoring for the Aggies in the bottom of the second, before a single to centerfield by Koko Wooley drove Mayce Allen home for a 3-0 lead for A&M.
  • A call overturned after a challenge review initiated by head coach Jo Evans drove the Maroon & White's fourth run home in the frame, before a three-run bomb by Morgan Smith carried the Aggies to a 7-0 advantage.
  • An RBI single by Katie Dack in the bottom of the fourth extended A&M's lead, before Alabama responded with a run in the top of the fifth.
  • In the bottom of the frame, Trinity Cannon drew a two-out walk while a single from Makinzy Herzog and fielding error by Alabama's left fielder drove the winning run home.

College football preview for 2022 season: Bleacher Report's Adam Kramer makes predictions for next season

Bleacher Report college football senior writer Adam Kramer joins NCAA Digital's Michella Chester to take a look at what fans can expect ahead of the 2022 season.

The 12 freshmen expected to have biggest impact for potential men's NCAA tournament teams

Two incoming Duke freshmen headline Andy Katz's rankings of the most important freshmen next season.

2022 SEC softball bracket: Complete scores, final results

Here's the 2022 SEC softball bracket, schedule and TV times for the conference tournament, which is May 10-14 in Gainesville, Fla., at Katie Seashole Pressly Stadium

Subscribe To Email Updates

Enter your information to receive emails about offers, promotions from and our partners