College World Series 2021: Latest updates on rain delay in Vanderbilt vs. Mississippi State Game 2

College World Series 2021: Latest updates on rain delay in Vanderbilt vs. Mississippi State Game 2

Baseball fans are going to have to wait for the start of the second game of the College World Series.

The NCAA announced just before the planned time for first pitch, 7 p.m. ET, that the second game of the College World Series would begin in a rain delay. The organization didn’t provide an update for when the game will start.

Sporting News is tracking the latest updates on the weather delay in Omaha, Neb.

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College World Series rain delay updates

8:20 p.m.: The Lincoln Journal-Star is reporting that there are still no updates to come from the NCAA, but the grounds crew is on the field. 

8:00 p.m.: The officials are set to meet in the next five minutes to discuss the status of the game moving forward, according to Karl Ravech on the ESPN broadcast. 

7:43 p.m.: The Weather Channel is currently projecting the occasional rain to end around 8:30 p.m. ET. Once the rain stops, it will still take some time for the tarp to be cleared, the teams to warm up and the game to start.

How to watch 2021 College World Series Game 2?

  • Date: Tuesday, June 29
  • Location: TD Ameritrade Park Omaha in Omaha, Neb.
  • TV channels: ESPN
  • Live stream: ESPN+ | fuboTV

ESPN will continue its coverage of the College World Series with the second game of the finals between Vanderbilt and Mississippi State. Coverage of the game will resume when the rain delay has passed.

Viewers will also be able to stream the College World Series finals on ESPN+ or fuboTV, which offers a free seven-day trial.

College World Series schedule, scores

Monday, June 28

Game Time (Channel)
Vanderbilt 8, Mississippi State 2 7 p.m. ET (ESPN2)

Tuesday, June 29

Game Time (Channel)
Vanderbilt vs. Mississippi State 7 p.m. ET (ESPN)

Wednesday, June 30

Game Time (Channel)
Vanderbilt vs. Mississippi State (if necessary) 7 p.m. ET (ESPN2)