WTVA Saturday night sportscast

May 25, 2019

Posted: May 25, 2019 10:41 PM
Updated: May 25, 2019 10:41 PM

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one. what a difference a week makes. last saturday, ole miss snapped its six game losing streak with a 5-4 win at tennessee. the rebels headed to hoover as a longshot to defend their sec tournament title.... but baseball can sometimes give as much as it can take away. the rebels needed a win over georgia to advance to the championship game.... scoreless in the top of the second. mason meadows got enough of that one... meadows' two-run blast put georgia up two to nothing... ole miss down 2-1 in the bottom of the 4th. kevin graham flips a base hit into right field... cole zabowski scores and graham's rbi ties it up at 2... tied at 3 in the bottom of the 5th.... watch grae kessinger.... knows it's gone as soon as it leaves the bat... a two-run bomb for kessinger... ole miss wins 5-3. the rebels face vanderbilt in tomorrow's championship game... mike bianco: 'even though we had some jam shots and some balls fall our way we also hit some balls hard right at people and really kept the pressure on hancock. thought that was the difference that after the first inning i thought we had some really good at bats that just kept pressure on them and that was probably the difference.' grae kessinger: 'got a fastball i could have hit earlier that at-bat.. mississippi state's sec tournament ended last night with a 12-2 seven inning loss to lsu. the loss shouldn't threaten the bulldogs' virtual lock on being a national seed in the ncaa tournament. after the game, head coach chris lemonis said his guys will be ready to go when the tournament begins next week. chris lemonis: 'you're playing against the best in the sec so our guys are chisled. they've been through it, they've been on the road, they've been here, we'll be ready.' down in biloxi, southern miss was one win away from the conference usa championship game. the golden eagles took on rice in the semifinals... top of the 2nd.... bryant bowen gets usm on the board first with a solo homer... bowen hit two dingers in this one... the fans at mgm park love their dingers! 7th inning... matt wallner stretches the golden eagle lead to 4 with a solo shot of his own... everything working for southern today. freshman gabe shepard strikes out 12 owls in 7 and a third innings of no-hit baseball. the golden eagles blank rice 6-0. three usm pitchers combine for a no-hitter. the golden eagles face fau in tomorrow's championship game. switching gears to softball. ole miss must beat arizona tonight to keep its season alive. the wildcats won last night's tucson super regional opener 5 to 2... arizona bears down early in this one... top of the second. dejah mulipola gets the wildcats on the board with a solo shot to right... the rebels answer in the bottom of the third..... the autumn wind is a pirate... autumn gillespie ties it at 1 with a monster shot to left field... and then this arizona fan throws it back... don't think i've ever seen that at a softball game... top of the 4th... reyna carranco drives in the go- ahead run for arizona... the wildcats never look back. arizona wins 9-1. ole miss ends its season with a record of 41-20... to the big leagues. san diego at toronto. former diamond dawg hunter renfroe clubs not one, but two homers out of the sky-dome... home runs number 13 and 14 for renfroe... the padres hit a franchise record 7 big flys in their 19-4 win over the blue jays. don't look now, but the friars have won five in a row.... much better times at the toronto basketball arena. the raptors beat milwaukee 100 to 94 and advanced to the nba finals for the first time in franchise history. msu's nuno borges falls to south carolina's paul jubb in the
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