COLUMBIA, S.C. â€“ After a lengthy singles battle and equally tight doubles affair, the 10th-seeded Mississippi State women's tennis team pulled out a 4-3 thriller over No. 7 seed host South Carolina in the second round of the 2015 SEC Championship Thursday night, capping a long rain-soaked day overall at the tournament.
STARKVILLE, Miss. â€“ With two days of practice in the books in College Station, the 20th-ranked and No. 3 seed Mississippi State Bulldogs (18-6) are set to take on the 17th-ranked and No. 6 seed Florida Gators (14-7) in the quarterfinals of the 2015 SEC Championship on Friday.
For the 2015 installment of Super Bulldog Weekend, the Mississippi State softball team (31-13, 9-9 SEC) will play its fourth-straight ranked foe in No. 12 Tennessee (32-11, 8-7 SEC) this weekend at the MSU Softball Field.
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