Blog – Final: No. 14 Mississippi State 3, South Alabama 0 (with video)

Records: MSU (11-4) USA (5-7)

Attendance: 6,719

Game time: 2:22

Winning pitcher: Ross Mitchell (2-0)

Losing pitcher: Matt Bell (1-2)

Save: Jacob Lindgren (1)

Play of the game: Jake Vickerson reached on an error in the first inning and MSU never looked back.

Big inning: 1st: The Bulldogs scored twice in the inning and never relinquished the lead.

Top Dawg: Alex Detz: He went 2-for-4 with a home run and two RBI.

Stat of the game: 10: The number of runners USA left on.

Multiple hits: MSU (Alex Detz 2, Wes Rea 2) USA (Hayden Jones 3)

Quote of the game: 

“You look at it and you say, ‘hey we got five hits.’ But at the same time, I’m looking up and down our lineup and I thought we smoked some balls right at some people.” – MSU head coach John Cohen

Song to describe game: Seven Nation Army by The White Stripes – MSU has won seven-straight games, so there you go. I hope you enjoy.


MSU head coach John Cohen

MSU senior 3B Alex Detz

MSU redshirt sophomore RHP Preston Brown

What it means: After starting 4-4, MSU has now won seven-straight games. The Bulldogs have also tossed back-to-back shutouts.


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