OMAHA, Neb. (WJTV) — For six and a half innings it looked like Mississippi State was going to cruise into Friday’s game against Vanderbilt.
Jake Mangum broke the program record for hits in a season (108), and came around to score on Tanner Allen’s single to make it 3-0 in the top of the 7th.
But the Cardinals responded with 2 runs in the bottom half, changing the feel of the game drastically.
Louisville carried the momentum into the 9th, scoring 2 runs for the walk-off 4-3 victory.
Mississippi State finishes the season 52-15.