Florida evens SEC series with Gamecocks

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - Game two of three between 8th ranked South Carolina and number one Florida was delayed about and hour and a half because of rain Friday night.

It was a tough outing for USC's Forrest Koumas.  In the first inning, Mike Zunino's three-run homer gave the Gators the 3-0 lead.

On the next pitch, Brian Johnson's solo home run made it 4-0 Florida.

The Gators scored five runs in the first inning and went on to win  8-2.

The rubber game of the series is scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday at Carolina Stadium.

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