Ole Miss baseball shipped to L.A. Regional

By John Davis Oxford Citizen OXFORD – Seconds after ESPN announced the Ole Miss baseball team was headed to play in the Los Angeles...

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal DESTIN, Fla. – As Mike Slive relinquishes the big chair at the Southeastern Conference, Mississippi’s two entries are confident in the new leadership moving in. Distribution of wealth and resources have been a staple of SEC policy, and with enrollments, budgets and football stadiums among the smaller in the league, […]

Ole Miss will learn its NCAA baseball tournament destination today. Southern Miss will be watching the selection show with great interest as well. The show airs at 11 a.m. on ESPN. Ole Miss carried a mid- and upper-20s RPI ranking much of the season. After the shuffling of conference tournaments, the Rebels are at 33. […]

Associated Press OMAHA, Neb. – Defending national champion Vanderbilt and three other Southeastern Conference teams were among the 16 regional hosts named Sunday for the NCAA Division I baseball tournament. The hosts are guaranteed spots in the 64-team NCAA tournament. The rest of the field is announced today. Other SEC host teams are LSU, Florida […]

By Ronald Blum AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK – Jacob Lindgren took a taxi from his Manhattan hotel and arrived at Yankee Stadium about seven hours before game time Sunday. “I didn’t know how to get in,” the 22-year-old pitcher said. “I was waiting outside the clubhouse, just knocking.” Then a telephone on a desk […]

By John Zenor AP Sports Writer HOOVER, Ala. – Buddy Reed had three hits Sunday night, and Florida beat Vanderbilt 7-3 in the rain-delayed Southeastern Conference tournament championship. The Gators (44-16) scored five runs in the first three innings, which were interrupted by delays totaling 2 hours, 48 minutes. Both teams were awarded NCAA regional […]

STARKVILLE Mississippi State’s 2010 recruiting class didn’t receive many rave reviews nor did it make national headlines. It left many wondering if Dan Mullen had what it takes to recruit in a ruthless Southeastern Conference. That year, Mullen signed 26 players in his first full class which was ranked only 38th in the country by […]

By Steve Hunt Special Contributor Despite being in familiar surroundings, Hunter Renfroe remains a work-in-progress. Renfroe, 23, the top prospect for the San Diego Padres, is currently with Double-A San Antonio, the same team where he spent the final 60 games of the 2014 season. Last season, the Mississippi State product hit .232 with five […]

Associated Press HOOVER, Ala. – Mike Rivera homered to open the top of the ninth inning and Florida beat LSU 2-1 on Saturday to advance to the Southeastern Conference Tournament championship game. Taylor Lewis (6-1) allowed one hit over 41⁄3 scoreless innings, including a perfect ninth, for the Gators (43-16). They’ll face Vanderbilt, a 12-3 […]

By John Zenor Associated Press BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Southeastern Conference agenda for spring meetings leans heavily toward ensuring other leagues don’t have any competitive advantage, either from satellite camps or graduate transfers. Coaches have grumbled about outside competitors like Penn State’s James Franklin and Michigan’s Jim Harbaugh holding football camps as guest coaches in […]