Georgia Wins The Battle Of The Bulldogs 7-6

(Starkville)_ The Georgia Bulldogs grabbed a 7-1 lead over Mississippi State after 6 and a-half innings before Mississippi State plated 5 runs in the bottom of the 7th to close the gap.  There was no more scoring the Coach Ron Polk's Bulldogs droped to 9 and 13 in SEC play.

Mississippi State (28-19) must win the next two games to improve their chances of cracking the SEC Tournament.

With the win Georgia (31-15) improved to 13 and 9 in the SEC East.

Alan Johnson took the loss for Mississippi State.  He gave up 7 runs on 7 hits in 6 and 1/3 innings.

Brad Corley drove in 2 runs on three hits, including his 16th homer, which leads the SEC.

On Saturday Steve Gendron will try getting his 300th career hit.  He was 2 for 5 Friday night.