baseball-d1 flag

UAPB Athletics | March 4, 2015

UAPB hands No. 9 Miss. State first loss

STARKVILLE, Miss. -- Arkansas-Pine Bluff handed No. 9  Mississippi State its first loss with a 3-2 win against the Bulldogs on Tuesday.
 
In a 2-2 tie, UAPB pushed across the winning run in the top of the eighth inning on an Andre Davis bases loaded walk scoring Joshua Cassidy.
 
UAPB grabbed the early 2-0 lead in the top of the first inning with Westin Hinkel and Rashawn Tillman scoring on a single up the middle by Vladimir Gomez.
 
MSU tied the contest at in the bottom of the fourth inning with Wes Rea scoring on a Seth Heck single to left center and Josh Lovelady scoring on a Jake Vickerson fielder's choice.
 
Both teams finished the contest with six hits.
 
UAPB was led by Tillman from the plate as he recorded two hits in four at-bats and scoring one run for the Golden Lions, while Heck finished with two hits in five at-bats to lead MSU.
 
Davis (1-0) picked up the win for the Golden Lions, allowing two hits and striking out two in four innings of relief.
 
Ross Mitchell (3-1) received the loss for MSU, allowing two hits and one earned run in one-third inning.

How UCLA baseball can bounce back from last season's early exit in the super regionals

UCLA was the top team in college baseball for almost all of last season until it was upset by Michigan. Here’s how 2020 should shape up for the Bruins.
READ MORE

2020 MLB draft relocating to Omaha ahead of College World Series

The opening round of the MLB draft will be relocated to Omaha next year to promote a blossoming relationship between the MLB and NCAA.
READ MORE

Florida State baseball's identity under Mike Martin Jr. stays genuine to legendary father's legacy

Florida State has a chance to make serious noise in Mike Martin Jr.’s first year as head coach. Here’s how the Seminoles looked this fall.
READ MORE
Division I
College World Series
June 13-23/24, 2020
TD Ameritrade Park | Omaha, NE

Subscribe To Email Updates

Enter your information to receive emails about offers, promotions from NCAA.com and our partners