softball-d1 flag

Sam Richmond | NCAA.com | April 16, 2016

Watch: Mississippi State softball escapes rundown in amazing display of baserunning

Baserunning perfection. That's what the Mississippi State softball team pulled off in the second inning on Friday against LSU.

With runners on second and third with no outs, Bulldogs second baseman Cayln Adams hit a soft grounder to Tigers pitcher Carley Hoover. Somehow, someway, Mississippi State escaped the play with the bases loaded and no outs.

Hoover went home with the ball, and the pickle was on. From there, the Bulldogs did a magnificent job of staying close to the bases and evading tags throughout the long rundown and ultimately got the best of the Tigers.

You have to see the incredible play for yourself:

The play proved to be a huge turning point in the game. Mississippi State scored four runs in the inning and eventually upset No. 11 LSU, 7-2. 

Mississippi State volleyball gets historic upset on the road against No. 7 Texas A&M

Mississippi State volleyball garnered a historic win after knocking off No. 7 Texas A&M, the Bulldogs' highest-ranked win since 2011.
READ MORE

The story behind the SEC championship game and how it changed college football

The SEC championship game is the oldest of its kind at the FBS level. Here's a look at how it was created.
READ MORE

World Series 2020: Here's where the Los Angeles Dodgers and Tampa Bay Rays played college baseball

The 2020 MLB World Series is set between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Tampa Bay Rays. All together, 42 players from the two teams' 40-man rosters once played NCAA baseball. Here's a full breakdown of their college careers.
READ MORE

Subscribe To Email Updates

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