Blog – Final: Kentucky 7, No. 17 Mississippi State 6, 12 innings, SEC Tournament

Records: MSU (37-21) UK (35-22)

Attendance: 8,501

Game time: 4:36

Winning pitcher: Spencer Jack (4-1)

Losing pitcher: Preston Brown (4-3)

Save: None

Play of the game: Zach Arnold had a walk-off RBI infield single in the 12th inning.

Big inning: 6th: MSU scored a run the top of the inning and Kentucky scored three in the home half to tie it up.

Top Dawg: Gavin Collins: He went 4-for-5 with a RBI

Stat of the game: 4: The number of ties and number of errors Kentucky had.

Multiple hits: MSU (Gavin Collins 4, Brett Pirtle 2, Seth Heck 2, Cody Brown 2, Wes Rea 2, Matthew Britton 2) UK (Matt Reida 4, Michael Thomas 3, Ka’ai Tom 2, Storm Wilson 2, Thomas Bernal 2)

Quote of the game: 

“I don’t what else to ask for our of our defense and offense or our pitching. I think we played a heck of a ballgame.” – MSU junior RHP Jonathan Holder

Song to describe game: 

 

 

Just a tough one for MSU fans.

What it means: MSU will play Florida in an elimination game Friday.

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