Game 3: Mississippi State 5 UIC 4 HATTIESBURG, Miss. – The Mississippi State baseball team was taken to the brink before advancing in the Hattiesburg Regional Sunday afternoon. Behind a strong start from Konnor Pilkington, second-seeded MSU held on late for a 5-4 victory against fourth-seeded Illinois-Chicago at Pete Taylor Park.
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Hattiesburg Regional Southern Miss (48-14, 25-5) RPI: 11 2017 Season Review: The Golden Eagles started the season winning seven of their first eight games, but then dropped a series to UL-Lafayette. It was one of only two weekend series they lost all year. They finished the regular season winning 14 straight games, but then lost […]
NEW ORLEANS – The defending national champions, Coastal Carolina Chanticleers and the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns are the East and West preseason favorites in the Sun Belt Conference baseball preseason coaches’ poll heading into the 2017 season. Beginning with the 2017 season, the conference will conduct its baseball regular season with divisional play. Two divisions – […]
MOBILE, Ala. – The 2017 University of South Alabama baseball schedule features seven NCAA Regional participants from a year ago, 26 home games – including the 2016 national champion as well as two Southeastern Conference opponents – and two round-robin tournaments, as announced Monday by head coach Mark Calvi.
NEW ORLEANS – UL Lafayette was pegged as the Sun Belt Conference favorite to win this year’s baseball crown, the league office announced on Tuesday after a vote of the conference’s 11 head coaches while South Alabama’s duo of Cole Billingsley and Kevin Hill were tabbed by the coaches as the 2016 Sun Belt Conference […]
Central Arkansas 3 South Alabama 0 Starkville, Miss. – Facing elimination yet again, the Central Arkansas Bears did what they have done so well over the past week and a half, staring the end of their season in the face and refusing to give in. The fourth-seeded Bears rode an outstanding performance from true freshman […]
Central Arkansas 6 Mercer 5 (11 innings) Starkville, Miss. – Playing in their sixth elimination game in the past eight days, the Central Arkansas Bears showed that the threat of neither elimination nor rain was enough to put them away. The fourth-seeded Bears overcame a rain delay and a comeback attempt to win their first ever […]