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Rippee and Borkey react to a big weekend for Ole Miss on the diamond, and what went wrong late for the Rebels in Lexington.
Mississippi State baseball got the 2020 campaign started on the right foot with a series sweep of Wright State. Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman discuss a pretty positive weekend for the Diamond Dawgs, then break down how Ben Howland’s basketball team kept their tournament hopes alive with an exciting win.
Photo credit: Joshua McCoy– Ole Miss Athletics OXFORD — Ole Miss entered the 2020 season as a club difficult to prognosticate. An immensely talented recruiting class stepped on campus in the fall aiming to replace 70 percent of the hits, one rotation slot and a couple of bullpen pieces from a 2019 club that finished one … Continue reading “Newcomers show promise, veterans deliver as Ole Miss takes series from No. 1 Louisville”
Mississippi State took all three games on opening weekend from Wright State, finishing the job on Sunday with a 5-1 win over the Raiders. Here’s what head coach Chris Lemonis, freshman third baseman Kamren James, and today’s winning pitcher, sophomore Eric Cerantola had to say following the win. COACH CHRIS LEMONIS MSU Baseball: Coach Chris … Continue reading “WATCH: Coach Chris Lemonis, Kamren James, Eric Cerantola Recap MSU’s Series Sweep”
Bulldogs start 2020 with three wins Mississippi State made it three in a row for opening weekend, bringing in a 5-1 win over Wright State to close out the first series of the year. State got a strong performance from sophomore righthander Eric Cerantola, who worked around some trouble but pitched four shutout innings, striking … Continue reading “Mississippi State Gets the Opening Weekend Sweep with 5-1 Sunday Win Over Wright State”
Petre Thomas — Ole Miss Athletics OXFORD — After being stifled by Reid Detmers’ fastball on Friday evening in a frustrating 7-2 defeat, Cael Baker and Ole Miss faced an even tough challenger in right-hander Bobby Miller’s heater that sits closer to 100 mph than it does 90. Baker handled the high velocity just fine. The junior … Continue reading “Baker’s four-hit day powers Ole Miss to 8-6 win over No. 1 Louisville, evens series”
WATCH: Coach Chris Lemonis, Christian Macleod Discuss Mississippi State’s Series Win Over Wright State
Mississippi State fans finally got to see what Bulldog coaches and players have been talking about with freshman lefthander Christian Macleod, as he was impressive in his debut Saturday. Here’s what head coach Chris Lemonis and Macleod himself had to say after State’s 6-2 win over Wright State at Dudy Noble Field. COACH CHRIS LEMONIS … Continue reading “WATCH: Coach Chris Lemonis, Christian Macleod Discuss Mississippi State’s Series Win Over Wright State”
Mississippi State Takes 6-2 Win Over Wright State and Series Behind Terrific Debut of Christian Macleod
Mississippi State’s freshman lefthander delivers the goods in his Bulldog debut It must have been said more than a few times in the past year, that had freshman lefthander Christian Macleod not fallen ill prior to the start of the 2019 season, that he would have played a big role for a team that made … Continue reading “Mississippi State Takes 6-2 Win Over Wright State and Series Behind Terrific Debut of Christian Macleod”
Photo Credit: Petre Thomas — Ole Miss Athletics OXFORD —The sixth inning was Doug Nikhazy’s undoing in Ole Miss’ 7-2 opening day loss to No. 1 Louisville. The Cardinals plated four runs and ousted him from the game in an inning that proved to be costly. costly Nikhazy flirted with trouble in the first, but … Continue reading “Sixth inning dooms Rebels in 7-2 loss to Louisville”
Mississippi State had to come from behind to grab a win in the season opener against Wright State, but head coach Chris Lemonis was pleased by most of what he saw at Dudy Noble Field on Friday afternoon. Here’s what the Diamond Dawg skipper had to say after his team’s 9-6 victory. MSU Baseball: Coach … Continue reading “WATCH: Coach Chris Lemonis Recaps Mississippi State’s Opening Day Win”