UNC, N.C. State baseball games washed out

Jun. 07, 2013 @ 07:56 PM

CHAPEL HILL — Rain and bad weather from Tropical Storm Andrea has forced the postponement of Friday's opener between No. 1 overall seed North Carolina and South Carolina in their best-of-3 NCAA super regional series.Games set for Saturday and Sunday afternoons in Chapel Hill will go on as scheduled.

A possible third game is now scheduled for Monday.

In an update on its athletics web site, UNC said the NCAA and both schools "all agreed this was in the best interest of the student-athletes and fans."

In addition, Friday's super regional opener between host North Carolina State and Rice in Raleigh has been delayed three hours to 7 p.m. due to weather concerns.

Rice-NC State opener pushed back 1 day due to rain

RALEIGH — The opener of the super regional series between North Carolina State and Rice on Friday night has been postponed because of rain from Tropical Storm Andrea.

The best-of-three series will begin at 4 p.m. Saturday at N.C. State's Doak Field. A possible third game is scheduled for Monday at a time to be determined.

The opener had been scheduled for 4 p.m. Friday but was pushed back three hours while Andrea made its way across the state.

The decision to wait until Saturday came just before 4 p.m. Friday.