OMAHA, NE – Mississippi State rallied for three runs in the 8th inning to defeat Indiana 5-4 on Monday night at the College World Series and now the Bulldogs are just a win away from a trip to the best-of-three championship series.
Trey Porter’s two-run single broke a 3-3 tie in the 8th, before the Bulldogs held on with the tying run on third and two outs in the bottom of the ninth.
Mississippi State is off until Friday; Indiana will play Oregon State in an elimination game on Wednesday night.
Kevin Kugler and John Bishop called the action.
(Indiana’s Casey Smith singles to tie the game at 1-1)
(Sam Travis makes it 2-1 Hoosiers)
(Wes Rea cuts the Indiana lead to 3-2 in the 6th inning)
(Demarcus Henderson singles to tie the game at 3-3)
(Trey Porter’s two-run single makes it 5-3 Bulldogs)
(Jonathan Holder gets the final out and Mississippi St. wins)
Most Recent NCAA Posts
BOSTON, MA - Providence scored a pair of goals 2:19 apart in the third period to rally past Boston University for a 4-3 win and the first men's ice hockey championship in school history.
BOSTON - Boston University and Providence College will do battle tonight at the TD Garden for the men's ice hockey national championship.
Ahead of the game, Sean Grande and Cap Raeder filed a...
BOSTON - Jack Eichel had two goals and an assist as Boston University defeated North Dakota 5-3 on Friday night.
The Terriers will face the Providence Friars on Saturday night as they look for...
BOSTON - Mark Jankowski had a goal and an assist as Providence advanced to the championship game in men's ice hockey for the first time since 1985 with a 4-1 win over Omaha on Thursday at the Frozen...
BOSTON – It'll be a story of contrasts as the Frozen Four begins this afternoon at the TD Garden in Boston.
In the late game, it'll be a pair of traditional powerhouses doing battle when Boston...
The College Football Playoff doesn't start until next week and the FCS Championship game isn't until January 10th, but the championship trophies in Division II and III football were handed out last...
Space is being made in trophy cases at universities across the country as more fall championship hardware is being given out.
In the latest installment of This Week in the NCAA, Kevin Kugler has...
Recipients for two NCAA awards were announced this past week. The 2015 Award of Valor will recognize John Servati, a University of Alabama swimmer who lost his life saving a fellow student when a...
It’s been an exciting week across the country with special events and recognition by NCAA member schools honoring veterans and active duty military personnel. Kevin Kugler has details on several of...
This week we spotlight the 2014 NCAA Woman of the Year, University of Notre Dame graduate Elizabeth Tucker.
A national champion in her freshman year in 2010, Tucker was also a star in the...