Locke leads Florida 6-2 over Alabama

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - Stephen Locke fired a complete-game, seven-hitter in leading Florida to a 6-2 win over Alabama on Saturday.

Locke (4-2) held the Crimson Tide to six singles and one double and allowed only nine bases runners in the effort.

The Gators (30-19, 14-12 Southeastern Conference) out-hit Alabama 12-7 and had a pair of three-hit games from Brandon McArthur and Matt den Dekker. Junior Alex Kubal led Alabama (29-23, 13-13 SEC) with two hits.

Austin Hyatt (3-4) allowed three runs and six hits in 3 1/3 innings and took the loss.

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