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"We Have What It Takes To Make A Run"

Riley Benock truly has been there and done that. Which is precisely why, as great as that 2009 Tampa trip was, the Mississippi State senior would prefer not needing to duplicate those Bulldog deeds. He would much rather require a shorter 2011 SEC Tournament run to earn the NCAA berth this time around.

"So we definitely want to secure that second seeding in the West," said Benock. Mississippi State (14-12) happens to hold that special spot as of today. A 6-6 SEC mark might look merely break-even on paper but .500 these days suffices for a full game-lead on both Ole Miss and Arkansas. Now the Bulldogs seek to maintain, even extend that margin over the remaining four games of this regular... Recommended Stories

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