#5 Ole Miss moved back into a tie for the SEC West lead on Thursday. The Rebels held off a #16 Auburn rally to win 5-4.
Will Golsan had 3 RBI including a two-run homer in the 2nd inning. The senior captain tacked on a RBI single in the 6th. Nick Fortes also sparked a Swayze shower with a solo blast in the 3rd.
The Rebs led 5-1 at one point but Auburn cut it to 5-4. Jackson Prep alum Parker Caracci shut the door with a 7-out save. He struck out 4 and allowed just 1 hit.
Ole Miss improves to 37-13 overall, 14-11 in SEC play. Game 2 of the series is Friday night at 6:30pm (streaming online ESPN3.com).
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