Rogers: Miss. State-Vandy TakeawaysAnalysis
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — No trip to the Music City disappoints, and this one was no different as Mississippi State and Vanderbilt, both teams looking to make a statement to begin Southeastern Conference play tangled.
State had a bit more to prove entering the weekend. The Bulldogs shined against scuffling Oregon two weekends ago, and followed that up with some midweek struggles at home. Meanwhile, Vanderbilt was off to an impressive start from a record standpoint, but had yet to be tested against a rank-worthy type of club.
Mississippi State junior righthander Dakota Hudson looked the part in the series opener against[…]