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May Slate Is Defining Stretch For Bulldogs

John Cohen, Cody Brown

It's a little too soon to come right out and say so. But with prime regular season goals slipping out of sight, Mississippi State can invest the remaining schedule putting pieces in places for tournament season. And, hopefully, put a frustrating April behind. Way, way behind.

The Diamond Dogs limped out of the month bruised in confidence and record alike, having lost three of four series SEC and fallen off the pace that had them end March tied for first overall. A 5-7 April showing now means Mississippi State (28-17, 11-10) begins May tied for sixth. Standing above break-even in the SEC is no mean feat to be sure. And while it can't be taken for granted just yet the... Recommended Stories