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Bulldogs, Bruins Begin Battle

Bulldogs, Bruins Begin Battle

The Mississippi State Bulldogs and UCLA Bruins battle for the College World Series title tonight in a best-of-three series.  The Bulldogs dropped Oregon State 4-1 while the Bruins defeated top-seeded North Carolina 4-1 to advance.  Both teams are going for their first championship.  This is Mississippi State’s first appearance in the title series.  UCLA lost in the final in 2010 against South Carolina.  The Championship series continues through Wednesday if necessary.

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