This is the first-time meeting for Mississippi State (46-18) and Virginia (50-10) on the diamond.
Mississippi State quarterback prospect Cord Sandberg appears set to sign with the Philadelphia Phillies after being selected in the third round of the baseball draft.
After nearly a year, the NCAA's Committee on Infractions announced the punishments against Mississippi State, Angleo Mirando, and Will Redmond for recruiting violations.
After a ten month investigation, the NCAA has decided the future of Mississippi State's recruiting process stemming from the 2012 Will Redmond - Angelo Mirando case.
Virginia's SB Nation site, Streaking the Lawn, answered some of our questions about their baseball team.