The Commodores would get a run back on Ryan Flaherty's single to right field that scored Alvarez.
The Redhawks would add another three runs to push the lead to 6-1 in the top of the fourth on four hits.
The Commodores fought back with three runs of their own in the bottom of the fifth inning. They got those three runs on just one hit.
After the Redhawks added another two runs in the top of the sixth, the Commodores would score two runs in the bottom of the seventh to cut the Redhawk lead to 8-6. The Redhawks would quickly take the momentum back by scoring four runs on four hits in the bottom of the eighth inning to put the game out of reach.
The Commodores will take the short trip to Murfreesboro on Wednesday night to take on the Blue Raiders of Middle Tennessee State University. That game starts at 6 p.m. The Commodores will return to Southeastern Conference play on Friday night when they take on the Ole Miss Rebels in Oxford.