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A strong performance from the bullpen and a late-inning rally were not enough for the Mississippi State baseball team Tuesday night. Down by six runs, the Bulldogs rallied late, before falling 7-5 to in-state rival Southern Mississippi at Trustmark Park.
Louisiana Tech (15-5) could never recover from a rough start as Southern Miss (16-4) took the series finale in Ruston on Sunday afternoon with an 8-5 victory at J.C. Love Field at Pat Patterson Park.
FIU mounted another late inning rally on Sunday afternoon but this time, the Charlotte 49ers shut down the threat holding on for an 8-7 victory to clinch the Conference USA series in Miami. The Niners took two-of-three from the Panthers for the second-straight year. Charlotte rebounded nicely with a 3-1 week counting Tuesday's win over UNC Asheville.
The Little Rock women's basketball team has made the national postseason for nine of the last 10 years, and this year's edition of postseason play sees them in the WNIT for the fifth time in history.
Grant McCasland has been hired as North Texas men's basketball head coach, Vice President and director of athletics Wren Baker announced Monday.