Video: WTVA Friday night sportscast
April 13, 2018
Sat, 14 Apr 2018 03:28:39 +0000WTVA Friday night sportscastApril 13, 2018http://chic.clipsyndicate.com/video/playlist/12449/7344626?cpt=8&wpid=2637WTVA ABC Tupelo, MSfish, and prizes for all. the 4th ranked ole miss baseball team began a big series tonight at number 14 vanderbilt... after shaking up the starting rotation last week, mike bianco gave the friday night start back to ryan rolison... to nashville we go.... rebels strike first in the top of the first... cole zabowski swings and misses, but ryan olenek is able to score on the drake fellows wild pitch... bottom 1, bases loaded, no outs, grae kessinger makes a diving stop at short and is able to get the force out at 2nd... commodores led 2-1 after 1... rebels able to tie it up in the top of the 3rd.... thomas dillard blisters a base hit back up the box.... ryan olenek scores easily from 2nd....part of a 3 run 3rd for ole miss... ryan rolison wasn't dominant tonight, buthewas sharp... rolison struck out 8 and gave up 2 earned runs in 5 and two thirds inning of work.... ole miss blows it open in the top of the 6th.... nick fortes comes up with a two run, bases clearing triple... the rebels take game 1, 11-3 and improve their record to 29-6... ole miss goes for the series win beginning at 2 pm saturday... mississippi state is at auburn... scoreless in the bottom of the 2nd.... brendan venter flies out to deep centerfield.... warning track power... watch jake mangum....knows its useless to even try and throw it in... brett wright scores easily and the tigers take a 1-0 lead.... bottom of the 3rd.....hunter stovall shows off the range at 2nd.... stovall makes a nice play to rob eduard julien of a hit.... it was a pitchers dues on the plains... but auburn edges mississippi state 2-1... casey mize goes the distance for the tigers... konner pilkington battled hard. pilk allowed 2 earned runs in 7 and two-thirds innings... game 2 begins 2 pm saturday... former msu pitcher chris stratton sizzled last night in san diego.... stratton did get by with a little help from his friends.... short-stop brandon crawford travels some 86 feet to rob eric hosmer of a base hit... the tupelo native was still dealing into the 6th inning... stratton freezes jose pirela... chris stratton struck out 4 friars and allowed just one hit in 7 shutout innings... the giants won 7-0... stratton is now 1-1 with a 2.60 era.... switching gears to basketball. today, ole missed announced a home-and-home series with the butler bulldogs. the rebels will play at historic hinkle fieldhouse next season. butler comes to the pavilion during the 2019-20 season... the series marks the first ever meetings between the two schools... dates for both contests are still to be determined. in addition, ole miss joins baylor, cincinnati, and george mason in the emerald coast classic november 23rd and 24th in destin florida... blockbuster news out of the nfl. the dallas cowboys have released wide receiver dez bryant. in 8 seasons with the cowboys, bryant racked up nearly 7,500 receiving yards and 73 touchdowns. however, the 29 year old hasn't had a 1,000 yard season since 2014. in a statement, cowboys owner jerry jones said, 'this was not an easy decision....it was based upon doing what we believe is in the best interest of the dallas cowboys.' bryant was due 12.5 million dollars in 2018... football news closer to home. houston high school head coach ty hardin will coach, as an assistant,in the 2018 bernard blackwell north south all star football game... starkville's chris jones will lead the north squad... hardin also played in the game. that's sports, we're back after this.