EUGENE, Oregon -- Nicolas Quijera put forth the best performance of his career in front of a national television audience Wednesday at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships at Oregon's Historic Hayward Field.
STARKVILLE -- Minutes after being introduced as Mississippi State's new men's golf coach, Dusty Smith laid out his top priorities: Recruit. Recruit. Recruit.
HATTIESBURG -- Brent Rooker might be college baseball's best hitter.
HATTIESBURG -- Jacob Billingsley was in a tough spot.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Alabama Director of Athletics Greg Byrne introduced Brad Bohannon as the school's new head baseball coach Monday morning at a news conference in the Mal M. Moore Athletics Facility.
HATTIESBURG -- Late-inning pitching and home runs have been elusive for the Mississippi State baseball team at times, especially in the final weeks of the season. MSU delivered those elements in timely fashion Sunday night to secure a chance to play for the title of the NCAA tournament's Hattiesburg Regional.
HATTIESBURG -- South Alabama baseball coach Mark Calvi didn't hesitate to credit Mississippi State's Andy Cannizaro. Faced with an opportunity to keep the game scoreless, Cannizaro opted to take an unorthodox risk in the bottom of the first inning of his team's elimination game against USA on Sunday night in the NCAA tournament's Hattiesburg Regional.
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- Jared Gates hit a two-run home run to cap a four-run, eighth-inning rally that kept the No. 1 seed and No. 11 Arkansas baseball team alive with an 11-10 victory against No. 2 seed Missouri State in the NCAA tournament's Fayetteville Regional.
HATTIESBURG -- The Mississippi State baseball team's season isn't over yet. Konnor Pilkington pitched into the eighth inning and allowed only one run Sunday to lead No. 2 seed and No. 20 MSU to a 5-4 victory against No. 4 seed Illinois-Chicago in an elimination game in the NCAA tournament's Hattiesburg Regional at Pete Taylor Park.
HATTIESBURG -- Among his Southeastern Conference coaching brethren, Andy Cannizaro was not alone in using someone other than his best arm to start the NCAA Tournament.
HATTIESBURG -- Mississippi State has to wait another day to fight for its season.
STARKVILLE -- Stat stuffers don't slack off.
WEST POINT -- There is a lot of responsibility when you're the only senior on a team.
Bruce Franks doesn't have to yell during games.
HATTIESBURG -- If anything stood out to Mississippi State baseball coach Andy Cannizaro on the boxscore, it was the nine under innings pitched next to South Alabama starting pitcher Randy Bell's name.
HATTIESBURG -- Four times this year, the Mississippi State baseball has reeled off a streak of at least four consecutive wins. MSU will have to repeat that feat in the next three days to keep its season alive.
Sammy Swindell is a three-time World of Outlaws sprint car champion who has reached NASCAR's top division, competed in its truck series, and won just about everywhere since beginning his racing career in the early 1970s. But Swindell never has competed at Magnolia Motor Speedway, despite growing up a little more than two hours away in Memphis, Tennessee.
Hunter Stovall had a lot to learn in the spring. The sophomore second baseman was part of a group of returning players that was adjusting to Mississippi State first-year head baseball coach Andy Cannizaro and a new hitting approach.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- The Alabama baseball team hired longtime Southeastern Conference assistant coach Brad Bohannon as its new head baseball coach Thursday. Bohannon, who replaces Greg Goff, will be introduced at a news conference Monday.
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