Bulldog Rookie Talks Ferriss Trophy, SEC's Top Freshman Honor, and Tournament Time

It's been a busy day for Jake Mangum. A rewarding one, too. Or make that, awarding.

Mississippi State's freshman phenom returned from the Ferriss Trophy ceremony, where he was awarded the title of top baseball player in the state of Mississippi; in time to be greeted by Diamond Dog teammates as the SEC's new Freshman of the Year. And, first-team All-SEC to boot.

After an afternoon weights session Mangum spoke to media about his awarding day, and about Mississippi State beginning tournament season at this week's SEC Tourney in Hoover.


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