Ole Miss wins the series and will go for its second-straight SEC sweep tomorrow. First pitch is 1 p.m central, and the game will be televised by ESPNU.
The win helps the Rebels climb above .500 in the SEC for the first time since dropping Game 2 against Florida to fall to 4-4. The Rebels are now 9-8 in the league.
Twenty-six hits in two days for the Rebels. More importantly, 11 runs for a team that had scored 1 run or been shut out eight times in its previous 15 gams.
Will Jamison 2-for-4, triple, home run.
Sikes Orvis 2-for-5, home run.
Stuart Turner 2-for-5
Andrew Mistone 2-for-4
RHP Mike Mayers went 6.0 innings, 4 hits, 3 runs, 2 ER, 1 BB, 5 SO. Matt Denny got the win in relief. Brett Huber pitched the ninth. He struck out the side, facing five batters to earn his ninth seave.
It was 3-3 in the eighth when Orvis’ home run put Ole Miss in front. The Rebels added two in the ninth.