MISSISSIPPI STATE BULLDOGS NEWS

CFB Week 14 TV Ratings: With Iron Bowl on ESPN, Egg Bowl Struggles on CBS

The Egg Bowl was not necessarily a bad draw on CBS, but it was nothing compared to the game it replaced. Last Saturday’s Mississippi State/Mississippi college football game drew a 3.1 final rating and 5.1 million viewers on CBS, according to the Dallas-Morning News — down 62% in ratings and 63% in viewership from last [...]
Via Sports Media Watch
20 days ago  |  Discuss

No. 23 Mississippi State women beat N Dakota State

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) Victoria Vivians scored 26 points and grabbed nine rebounds and Breanna Richardson added 17 points and 13 rebounds to lead No. 23 Mississippi State women past North Dakota State 109-58 on Tuesday night. LaKaris Salter scored 16, Morgan William added 12 and Sherise Williams 11 for Mississippi State (7-0), which has now started back-to-back seasons with seven...
Via AP on Fox
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Ole Miss Is Celebrating Its Victory Over Mississippi State With This “Return Of The Egg” Video

Ole Miss may have missed out on a chance to make the College Football Playoff with three losses—at LSU, vs. Auburn, and at Arkansas—in a four game span, but don’t tell the Rebels there is nothing to play for. Ole Miss came out fired up at home against state rival Mississippi State, and effectively ended the Bulldogs’ playoff hopes with a 31-17 Egg Bowl win. More importantly...
Via College Spun
24 days ago  |  Discuss

CFB Week 14 TV Ratings: ESPN Trounces FS1 on Thanksgiving

Despite airing a game with playoff implications, Fox Sports 1 was no match for ESPN on Thanksgiving night. Thursday’s LSU/Texas A&M game drew 2.9 million viewers on ESPN, up 77% from Mississippi/Mississippi State last year (1.6M) and up 52% from TCU/Texas in 2012 (1.9M). LSU’s win ranks as the most-watched Thanksgiving night college football telecast [...]
Via Sports Media Watch
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Quincy Adeboyejo Has A New Ole Miss Nickname Suggestion For Mississippi State Fans

Mississippi State fans have taken an Ohio State-esque approach to referring to in-state rival Ole Miss, referring to the Rebels as “the school up north.” Of course, Bulldogs fans don’t have much to say after their team lost the Egg Bowl to Ole Miss 31-17 over the weekend, effectively ending their College Football Playoff hopes in the process. Rebel wide receiver Quincy Adeboyejo...
Via College Spun
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Ole Miss Fans Create Website To Troll Dan Mullen For His Post-Egg Bowl Comments

Following Ole Miss’ Egg Bowl victory, which essentially knocked Mississippi State from College Football Playoff consideration, Bulldogs head coach Dan Mullen was very upset in his post-game press conference. Along with bashing members of his defensive coaching staff, Mullen made a few ridiculous claims, including one about not sleeping for the next 365 days.  Well, some Rebels...
Via College Spun
24 days ago  |  Discuss

CFB Week 14 Overnights: Egg Bowl Lays an Egg For CBS

CBS bet big on the state of Mississippi and lost. The Mississippi State/Mississippi Egg Bowl drew a 3.3 overnight rating on CBS Saturday afternoon, down 62% from last year’s Alabama/Auburn Iron Bowl (8.6), but up 50% from the 2012 Iron Bowl (2.2). The Egg Bowl drew less than half the overnight of this year’s Iron [...]
Via Sports Media Watch
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Mississippi State, Georgia and Marshall losses cost conferences money

The final games of the 2014 regular season were about more than rivalries and bragging rights. For several schools they were about securing a spot in the new College Football Playoff. With that spot, those teams would have earned millions for their conferences and themselves. We think three teams cost their conferences some major dough when they blew it on the field on Saturday....
Via Fox Sports
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Mississippi State Bulldogs at Ole Miss Rebels Photo Highlights

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Via Athlon Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Ole Miss AD Ross Bjork’s Sons Celebrated With The Golden Egg Trophy

The Golden Egg trophy is back in Oxford. Ole Miss upended in-state rival Mississippi State on Saturday night in Vaught-Hemingway Stadium, 31-17. It marked the second time in six years that the Rebels took down the Bulldogs and gained possession of the Golden Egg. After the Rebels celebrated with the trophy, Ole Miss AD Ross Bjork took it home. According to a picture he put on Twitter...
Via College Spun
26 days ago  |  Discuss

College football aftermath: Mississippi State falls, Alabama still leads list of playoff contenders

We're left with six contenders for the playoffs and five face ranked, two-loss teams next week
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
26 days ago

Ole Miss rolls over Mississippi State in Egg Bowl

The Rebels go deep in the playbook to upset the No. 4 team — and their in-state rival.
Via The Denver Post - College Sports
26 days ago

Rebels spoil Bulldogs' SEC, national title hopes

OXFORD, Miss. -- No. 4 no more. Mississippi State lost it's national championship hopes, its top five ranking and the Golden Egg -- in just 60 minutes. Saturday at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium, No. 18 Ole Miss played a spoiler role to perfection with a 31-17 win against the archrival Bulldogs in the 111th Egg Bowl. "It sucks. I can't sleep for about 365 days til they show up at our place...
Via Fox Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Mississippi State Bus Involved in Accident After Leaving Stadium

After the Ole Miss offense had its way with the Mississippi State defense the day could not get much worse for the Bulldogs--or at least you would think that it couldn't. Being defeated by your rival and losing a chance to play in the first college football playoff makes for a pretty bad day.But this one actually got worse.via Bleacher ReportRead more »
Via FatManWriting
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Rebels spoil Bulldogs' SEC, national title hopes

OXFORD, Miss. -- No. 4 no more. Mississippi State lost it's national championship hopes, its top five ranking and the Golden Egg -- in just 60 minutes. Saturday at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium, No. 18 Ole Miss played a spoiler role to perfection with a 31-17 win against the archrival Bulldogs in the 111th Egg Bowl. "It sucks. I can't sleep for about 365 days til they show up at our place...
Via Fox Sports South
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Mississippi St. gets into bus crash after Egg Bowl loss to Ole Miss

Part of the Mississippi State football team was involved in a bus crash after leaving Vaught-Hemingway Stadium in Oxford, where the No. 4 Bulldogs were defeated 31-17 by Ole Miss on Saturday. However, school spokesman Bill Martin told USA Today that it was "nothing serious." He explained through text message that "one of the bus drivers was shaken up," but "everyone else is fine...
Via Fox Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Dan Mullen Throws His Own Defensive Coaches Under the Bus

Usually when a team loses, the head coach accepts responsibility for the loss. However, the Mississippi State Bulldogs have lost to two top 10 teams in 3 weeks, and things appear to be getting edgy for Hail State. In a postgame interview after the Saturday loss to Ole Miss, head coach Dan Mullen pointed blame at the defensive coaching staff by saying they did a terrible job by allowing...
Via BlackSportsOnline
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Dan Mullen rips defensive coaches after Egg Bowl loss

Dan Mullen was not a happy camper after his team lost 31-17 to Ole Miss in the Egg Bowl Saturday. The loss not only meant a defeat to Mississippi State’s rival, but it also may keep the Bulldogs out of the four-team college football playoff. In the game, Mississippi State allowed a 91-yard touchdown run...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Mississippi State’s Football Team Got In An Accident Traveling Back To Starkville, Everyone Is OK

It’s been a pretty horrible day for the Mississippi State football program.  Earlier tonight, the No. 4-ranked Bulldogs lost to their rival, Ole Miss. The defeat, in all likelihood, eliminates Dan Mullen’s squad from the College Football Playoff discussion. ”It just sucks to live in Mississippi and not win this game,” Mullen said after the game.  To make matters worse...
Via College Spun
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Cracked Eggs: Mississippi State Falters In The Egg Bowl And Exits The Playoff Race

College football usually punishes teams that live with small margins for error — 2014 Florida State and 2012 Notre Dame are two of the more notable exceptions from recent years. The sport is an unforgiving creature, because two bad days at the office are usually enough to leave a season short of its goals. The Mississippi State Bulldogs have won one SEC football championship, in...
Via Bloguin Best
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Ole Miss knocks off Mississippi State in Egg Bowl

College football usually punishes teams that live with small margins for error — 2014 Florida State and 2012 Notre Dame are two of the more notable exceptions from recent years. The sport is an unforgiving creature, because two bad days at the office are usually enough to leave a season short of its goals. The Mississippi State Bulldogs have won one SEC football championship,...
Via The Student Section
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Ole Miss Players Give Hugh Freeze Gatorade Bath Right When His Wife Goes in For a Kiss

It's been a heck of a season for Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze. Fro the high of winning seven in a row and becoming one of the top ranked teams in the nation to losing three of the last four heading in to Saturday's Egg Bowl against Mississippi State. While the national championship and SEC championship were out of reach they could still beat those darn Bulldogs.So when they did...
Via FatManWriting
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Ole Miss WR Laquon Treadwell Posts “HAILNAW” Graphic To Instagram After Team’s Rivalry Win

Ole Miss wideout Laquon Treadwell unfortunately was not able to play in this year’s Egg Bowl given his leg injury, but it’s safe to say he’s still pretty jacked up after the contest. Saturday night, Treadwell, after watching his teammates upset Mississippi State and ruin the Bulldogs’ chances at a national title run, took to Instagram to poke fun at his rival. He posted a...
Via College Spun
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Hugh Freeze and wife Jill doused in Gatorade bath (Video)

Hugh Freeze pulled off a heck of a win in the Egg Bowl on Saturday and received the type of victory celebration he deserved. After Ole Miss beat Mississippi State 31-17, Freeze embraced wife Jill for a hug and kiss, and the two were doused with a Gatorade bath by the Rebels players. Ole Miss...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Ole Miss drops Mississippi State, Bulldogs' playoff hopes in doubt

The dream may be no longer for Mississippi State. The No. 4 Bulldogs lost the Egg Bowl Saturday to No. 19 Ole Miss Saturday, 31-17, suffering their second loss of the season. Mississippi State was still holding out hope for a spot in the College Football Playoff, but the second loss all but eliminates it from contention. MSU QB Dak Prescott went 22-of-37 for 282 yards and one touchdown...
Via Fox Sports
27 days ago  |  Discuss
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