Found June 10, 2014 on College Spun:
Mississippi State University is located in Starkville, Miss., a small southern town with a population just shy of 24,000. If you could look up The Opposite of Las Vegas in a dictionary, a place like Starkville would likely appear.  So it’s a little confusing why Mississippi State’s football program is comparing its hometown to the Nevada wonderland.  Ballers on campus today in Starkvegas!! On that #grind — Ryan McNamara (@CoachMcNamara9) June 10, 2014 Like everything in college football these days, that photo is probably something to show off to recruits. But if a high school prospect is expecting Mississippi State’s campus to be like Las Vegas, they won’t be pleased when they arrive.

Mississippi State adds in-state tight end prospect Farrod Green to its 2015 recruiting class.

Farrod Green. Photo via State continued on its recent flurry of success on the recruiting trail in Tuesday. Wesson, Ms tight end Farrod Green became the seventeenth member of the Bulldogs' recruiting class of 2015 with his commitment on Tuesday night.Green has a 247Sports composite rating of three stars. The recruiting service's national composite rankings...

Mississippi sportswriter fired for besmirching Louisiana

Matthew Stevens, former Mississippi State beat writer for the Columbus, Miss. Commercial Dispatch, was fired on Monday morning after he aired some grievances about Lafayette, La. on his radio show. Stevens apparently had a miserable time covering baseball in Louisiana, so bad that he spent a solid five minutes with his show’s co-host crafting an image of how truly bad it was....

MSU continues to add size with Farrod Green in 2015

Wesson native Farrod Green became the 17th prospect to give his verbal to Mississippi State in the class of 2015. But more than 17, there is a different number to focus on -- height. Within the last week MSU received two commitments from tight ends 6-foot-4 or taller. Green, a three-star prospect, joins Harrison Moon (Signal Mountain, Tennessee) as the two tight ends of the class...

Mississippi adds Jackson, Ms. high school athlete Malik Dear to its 2015 recruiting class.

Malik Dear. Photo via Bleacher Report. Mississippi State recent flurry of recruiting activity continued with the class of 2015 commitment of Jackson, Ms. high school rising senior athlete Malik grades Dear as a four-star athlete. The recruiting site ranks Dear at no. 8 on its list of the top class of 2015 athletes in the U.S. He is ranked as the 4th best prospect...
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