Sports Short Shots March 9, 2013

By NEMS Daily Journal

• The Ole Miss softball team (17-9) opened SEC play with a 3-1 win at No. 15 Kentucky on Friday.
Mississippi State (15-5) lost at home to No. 12 LSU 1-0 in 14 innings. LSU pitcher Rachele Fico tossed a four-hitter with 22 strikeouts.
• The No. 9 Ole Miss men’s tennis team (9-2, 3-0 SEC) defeated No. 7 Georgia 4-3 on Friday, while No. 11 Mississippi State (12-3, 2-1) fell to No. 10 Tennessee 4-2.
• Marc Gasol scored 22 points and the Memphis Grizzlies held off a late run for a 103-92 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday.