Saturday, November 9 2013, 09:02 PM MST
BYU Beats Mississippi State 4-3 To Advance In NCAAs
(KUTV) The BYU softball team is becoming a regular in the NCAA Tournament, and on Thursday after, the Cougars opened tourney play with impressive 4-3 victory over Mississippi State.
Playing in the Oregon Regional, BYU got on the board in the third inning when Jassica Dougas hit a blooper over Bulldogs' third baseman, to drive in Stacie Toney.
Then Tiffany Messerschmidt singled home Dougas to give the Cougars a 2-zip advantage. BYU held on to win by a run and win its opening round game of the NCAAs for the sixth consecutive year.
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