Records: MSU (5-4) MSM (2-2)
Game time: 2:52
Winning pitcher: Ben Bracewell (2-0)
Losing pitcher: Kevin Myers (0-1)
Play of the game: MSU had six-straigh RBI singles in the fourth inning.
Big inning: 4th: MSU sent 12 men to the plate and scored seven runs to pull away from the Mountaineers.
Top Dawg: Daniel Garner: The redshirt freshman went 2-for-4 with a game-high 3 RBI
Stat of the game: 19: The number of balls Ben Bracewell threw in 90 pitches.
Multiple hits: MSU (Jake Vickerson 2, Brett Pirtle 2, Daniel Garner 2, Demarcus Henderson 2) MSM (Zach Call 2)
Quote of the game:
“Some things went our way. Our kids needed a night like tonight to feel good and feel like things can go our way.” – MSU head coach John Cohen
Song to describe game: Round Here by Florida Georgia Line – MSU played like it was meant to. MSU showed fans how they do things round here. I hope you enjoy.
MSU head coach John Cohen
MSU senior RHP Ben Bracewell
MSU junior SS Seth Heck
What it means: MSU got back on the winning side after losing two in a row. It was the first real dominant game of the season for the Bulldogs. Weather permitting, the Bulldogs will go for the sweep tomorrow.