MSU closes non-SEC play vs. Oral Roberts

By NEMS Daily Journal

STARKVILLE – No. 24 Mississippi State closes out non-SEC play today when it plays host to Oral Roberts.
First pitch at Dudy Noble Field is scheduled for 6:30 p.m.
Sophomore right-hander Trevor Fitts (0-0, 1.35 ERA) will make his first career start on the mound for MSU (37-15), which lost two of three to rival Ole Miss over the weekend.
Oral Roberts (21-28), of the Southland Conference, has won seven of its last nine games.
After tonight’s game, MSU finishes up SEC play with a three-game home series against South Carolina starting Thursday.