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The Best In Sports In 7 Days

Doctor S sez: Mississippi State baseball coach John Cohen has satisfied the Bulldog fans for now. Meanwhile, things are less settled at Ole Miss.

Thursday, May 26
    College baseball, SEC Tournament, Mississippi State vs. TBD (Hoover, Ala., SportSouth, 105.9 FM): If the Bulldogs lose Wednesday, they play Arkansas at Alabama around 1 p.m. If MSU wins, they will play Arkansas or Alabama at 4:30 p.m. ... C-USA Tournament, Southern Miss vs. Houston (7:30 p.m., Pearl, CSS 620 AM): The Golden Eagles meet the Cougars in the second round of this round-robin tourney.

Friday, May 27
    College baseball, C-USA Tournament, Southern Miss vs. East Carolina (7:30 p.m., Pearl, 620 AM): The Eagles face the Pirates on Day 3 of the tournament.

Saturday, May 28
    College baseball, C-USA Tournament, championship, teams TBD (7 p.m., CBS College Sports): Will Southern Miss play for a chance to host an NCAA regional?

Sunday, May 29
    College baseball, SEC Tournament, teams TBD (1 p.m., Hoover, Ala., ESPN2): The winner will probably host an NCAA regional; the loser probably will, too. ... NBA basketball, playoffs, Western Conference finals, Oklahoma City at Dallas (8 p.m., ESPN): This series may not get to Game 7, but if it does I like the Mavericks.

Monday, May 30
    College baseball, NCAA Division I Tournament selection show (11:30 a.m., ESPN): Tune in to find out where Southern Miss, Mississippi State, Alcorn State and maybe Ole Miss will play in an NCAA regional. ... NBA basketball, playoffs, Eastern Conference finals, Miami at Chicago (7:30 p.m., TNT): In the unlikely event that this series goes to Game 7, the Bulls rate a slight edge just because they will be at home.

Tuesday, May 31
    Southern League baseball, Mobile at Mississippi (7 p.m., Pearl, 103.9 FM): The M-Braves face the Bay Bears on Social Media Night. Twitter all about it @jfpsports.

Wednesday, June 1
    Southern League baseball, Mobile at Mississippi (7 p.m., Pearl, 103.9 FM): The M-Braves and Bay Bears battle on Turn Back the Clock Night, whatever that is.

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