Casey Mize and Konnor Pilkington delivered a pitchers duel Friday night.
Pilkington was one out shy of a complete game, striking out 3 and allowing four hits. Mize went the distance, fanning 9 in a 2-1 victory for #21 Auburn.
The only Mississippi State run came in the 6th inning. Tanner Allen's RBI triple plated Jake Mangum.
Game 2 in the series is scheduled for Saturday at 2:00pm.
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