Baseball fans will have to wait for the start of the second game of the University World Series.
The NCAA announced before the planned first game time that at 7pm Eastern Time, the second game of the University World Series will be postponed on rainy days. The organization did not provide an update on when the game will start.
Sports News is tracking the latest news about weather delays in Omaha, Nebraska.
University World Series Rain Delayed Update
9:02 in the evening: The team is having a meeting on the field and the game is about to begin now.
8:45 in the evening: The tarp is falling off.
8:30 in the evening: The University World Series is scheduled to have the first pitch at 9:10 PM Eastern Time.
8:20 in the evening: Lincoln Journal-Star reported that the NCAA still hasn’t updated, but the ground crew is on the scene.
The NCAA has not been updated yet. There are currently several ground crews on the field.
— Luke Mullin (@lmullin7) June 30, 2021
8:00 PM: According to Karl Ravech on ESPN Radio, officials will meet in the next five minutes to discuss the progress of the game.
7:43 PM: This Weather channel It is currently expected that occasional rain will end around 8:30 pm Eastern Time. Once the rain stops, it will take some time to clean up the tarps, warm up the team and start the game.
How to watch Game 2 of the 2021 University World Series?
- date: Tuesday, June 29
- location: TD Ameritrade Park Omaha in Omaha, Nebraska.
- TV channel: ESPN
- live: ESPN+ | Fubo TV
ESPN will continue to report on the University World Series in the second game of the final between Vanderbilt and Mississippi State University. After the rain has been delayed, the game will resume coverage.
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University World Series schedule and score
Monday, June 28
|Vanderbilt 8, Mississippi State 2||7pm Eastern Time (ESPN2)|
Tuesday, June 29
|Vanderbilt vs. Mississippi||7pm Eastern Time (ESPN)|
Wednesday, June 30
|Vanderbilt vs. Mississippi (if necessary)||7pm Eastern Time (ESPN2)|