Georgia loses both ends of doubleheader to Mississippi State


ATHENS, Ga. -- Georgia's 12-game win streak came to end in a 6-1 Game 1 loss to Mississippi State on Saturday at Foley Field. Georgia went to to lose the second game 4-1.

The teams were scheduled to finish their SEC-opening series on Sunday, but with the forecast calling for rain, the schools decided Saturday to move Sunday's game to Saturday.

in Saturday's opener, Mississippi State's Ross Mitchell pitched a complete-game four-hitter. Third baseman Hunter Cole drove in Georgia's lone run.

Robert Tyler (1-1) took the loss, allowing six runs (four earned) on five hits and three walks.

Georgia (13-8, 1-2) managed seven hits in Game 2 -- with two hits apiece from Cole, Daniel Nichols and Stephen Wrenn -- but could still manage only one run.

Jacob Lindgren (2-0) earned the win in relief. Patrick Boling (2-2) took the loss. He gave up three runs on two hits and four walks in 3 1-3 innings.

Georgia hosts Presbyterian at 6 p.m. Tuesday.

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