Mississippi State gets on the board as James hits a solo home run in the first inning. Vanderbilt is on the board as Noland is HBP, Bradfield scores, Rodriguez singles, Kolwyck and Keegan score, Thomas doubles, Noland scores, Gonzalez with a three-run home run, scoring in Thomas and Rodriguez for the Commodores to have a 7-1 lead after the first inning. Tanner singles, Allen scores, nothing for Vanderbilt in the fourth as they lead 7-2 after four. Young singles to center field, Gonzalez scores for the Commodores.
Final Vanderbilt 8, Miss State 2
Vanderbilt take the first game, Game 2 is tomorrow at 6 p.m.