Freshman outfielder Jake Mangum discusses his team's SEC Championship

Jake Mangum is the product of the tradition rich Jackson Prep program. Mangum grew up winning championships, but chances are the one secured on Saturday may have been the most unlikely of them all. The Mississippi State freshman, the SEC's leading hitter, did his part to help the Bulldogs win the outright SEC Championship for the first time since 1989. The climb to the top of the SEC standings left the Pearl, Mississippi native a little short of breath.

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