Baseball

Stone Simmons

Stone Simmons finished out his freshman season at Furman this year prematurely due to the cancellation of the season because of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and then the school discontinued the baseball program.

Mississippi State head coach Chris Lemonis quickly utilized his ties to the state of South Carolina and nabbed Simmons fresh off a solid start to his career.

“Beyond blessed today to announce my commitment to further my academic and baseball careers at Mississippi State University!,” Simmons tweeted.

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