HATTIESBURG, Miss. — After Mississippi State won the College World Series in 2021 and Ole Miss won it all in 2022, it’s not hard to imagine what the familiar refrain in Hattiesburg has been this fall: It’s our turn.
“If I had a dollar for every time I’ve heard that,” said Southern Miss coach Scott Berry with a chuckle. “But you know what, if that’s the progression that it takes, I’m all-in, I’m good. Even Mike Bianco said after they won it, ‘Hey, had to keep it in the state, next year it’s your turn.’ I hope it is.[…]