Auburn softball pushed Mississippi State to extra innings Saturday afternoon, but dropped game two of the series 5-4.
With 10 strikeouts from Maddie Penta and four runs scored in the sixth inning, Auburn rallied and defeated Mississippi State in the first game of the series.
Auburn hit five home runs but was unable to complete the series sweep against South Carolina, falling in a close 8-7 game.
Maddie Penta threw her fourth no-hitter of the season as Auburn run-ruled South Carolina to win its third straight SEC series.
Cooper McMurray hit two home runs and Konner Copeland pitched four innings in relief as Auburn claimed a road series win over the No. 2 South Carolina Gamecocks.
Auburn softball failed to record a hit in a run-rule loss at South Carolina, setting up a series-deciding game on Sunday.
Kicker Anders Carlson became the fifth Auburn player selected in the 2023 NFL Draft when the Green Bay Packers drafted him with the 207th overall pick.
Auburn linebacker Owen Pappoe was selected by the Arizona Cardinals in the fifth round of the 2023 NFL Draft Saturday.
Colby Wooden became the third former Auburn player to be selected in the 2023 NFL Draft, hearing his name called to the Green Bay Packers in the fourth round.
Auburn picked up a ranked win Friday night, taking game one of the series against No. 3 South Carolina.
Auburn softball opened its series at South Carolina with a 1-0 win in a pitchers' duel, earning Maddie Penta her SEC-leading 22nd win of the season.
Derick Hall became the first player from Auburn selected in the 2023 NFL Draft Friday night, being selected to the Seattle Seahawks at pick 37.
After taking the series at Alabama last week, Auburn is back on the road to face South Carolina, looking to grab back-to-back road SEC series wins.