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Sweeney talks 30 for 30 and other links

As we near the premiere of ESPN's 30 for 30 on the BC Basketball scandal, some of the participants are doing press. Former BC point guard Jim Sweeney has never talked about the scandal, but is now sharing his side. College kids do dumb things, but it will be interesting to see how these guys feel about it now. I obviously cannot wait for the film.If we want to get a glimpse of...
Via Eagle in Atlanta
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jackie Wayne Bowl Tale Of The Tape

Saturday marks the third playing of the Jackie Wayne Bowl, a clash between two teams once brought to glory by Jackie Sherrill, then burned to the ground by Jackie Sherrill. Unlike previous versions, this year’s game is not just a chance to show off uniforms honoring an Independence Bowl game that was played in the snow, but is a major contest to determine an early pecking order...
Via The Belly of the Beast
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

An intriguing name for Michigan’s next head coach

This Bill Connelly piece on a potential (now inevitable?) Michigan head coach search in the near future is interesting for a lot of reasons, but the one that caught my eye most was the inclusion of Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen. As a student of the history of the game and of course the Ohio State-Michigan rivalry, this possibility (if it’s even real, which may or may...
Via Cus Words Blog
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Dan Mullen’s Wife Megan Is First Lady Of Mississippi State Football

Dan Mullen's wife, Megan, is the first lady of Mississippi State football. Bulldogs simply refer to her as Mamma Mullen.
Via Gamedayr
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Greg McElroy Says Mississsippi State’s Dak Prescott Is The Best QB In The SEC

Heading into the 2014 college football season, ESPN analyst Jesse Palmer labeled Mississippi State’s Dak Prescott as a dark horse Heisman candidate.  Prescott probably won’t win the Heisman, but through four games, the Bulldogs’ quarterback has lived up to the hype of being an elite player. The junior has thrown for 964 yards and 11 touchdowns, while adding 378 yards and three...
Via College Spun
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Mullen on Day suspension: "We disagree with the decision..."

Hours after the Southeastern Conference announced a one-game suspension for Mississippi State center Dillon Day following a pair of incidents during MSU's 34-29 win over LSU Saturday night, Bulldogs' head coach Dan Mullen wasted little time in standing behind his fifth-year senior Tuesday night. Asked his opinion of Day's conduct, Mullen said "I didn't see...
Via Pro Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Mississippi State win over LSU so big it gets it’s own cake

Apparently the Starkville WallyWorld has created cakes to celebrate the breakthrough victory for Mississippi State… Mississippi State fans can commemorate their victory over LSU w/ delicious cakes courtesy of the Starkville WalMart. — Andrew Alexander (@TheOtherAA) September 22, 2014 h/t For Whom The Cow Bell Tolls
Via Bloguin Best
8 days ago  |  Discuss

The SEC Has Suspended MSU Center Dillon Day For His Actions vs. LSU

This past Saturday, Mississippi State center Dillon Day was accused of “stomping” on two different LSU players during the Bulldogs’ big victory over the Tigers in Baton Rouge. Monday, Day took to Twitter to proclaim his innocence, stating that he was being “wrongfully accused” of any infraction. It didn’t take long for the Southeastern Conference to weigh in. Tuesday...
Via College Spun
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: The Starkville Walmart Has ‘Scoreboard’ Cakes To Commemorate MSU’s Win Over LSU

Mississippi State’s road win against LSU this past Saturday was a pretty big deal in Starkville. The Bulldogs had lost to the Tigers 21 of the last 22 meetings, dating back to 1992, and hadn’t scored a victory in the rivalry this century. Apparently the win was a big enough deal that the Walmart in town has started baking and selling ‘scoreboard’ cakes that commemorate the...
Via College Spun
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Shaq, Passed-Out Mississippi State Fan Pose For Selfie

Shaquille O'Neal and this passed out Mississippi State fan snapped a selfie at the LSU game on Saturday.
Via Gamedayr
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Dak Prescott and Mississippi State Ready to Compete in the SEC?

To play in the SEC a team can't be just 'good.' If that is the case chance are that as soon as conference play starts they are going to get their behinds handed to them. After three weeks Mississippi State appeared to be a 'good' team notchin wins against Southern Miss, UAB, and South Alabama.So they had beaten three not-so-good teams. Yeah, they did it pretty...
Via FatManWriting
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Mississippi Statement: “Fail State” Turns Into “Hail State”

The hype and anticipation which greeted Dan Mullen’s arrival as the head coach at Mississippi State carried the desperation of a fan base that longed for a larger moment of significance. Mullen, upon leaving Urban Meyer and Tim Tebow at Florida, was intent on making a name for himself and establishing that he could build his own empire, his own soaring success story, his own enduring...
Via The Student Section
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos: Tiger Stadium Empties As Mississippi State Takes A Commanding Lead Over LSU In 4th Quarter

Mississippi State is minutes away from notching one of the program’s biggest wins in recent history. The Bulldogs currently lead LSU, 34-22, in Baton Rouge, La.  There is still time left in the contest, but it appears that the Tigers’ fans have already seen enough.  Death Valley has emptied.  34-16 — MSU Football (@HailStateFB) September 21, 2014...
Via College Spun
11 days ago  |  Discuss

A Sgt. In The US Marines Just Bagged A 13.5ft, 792lb Gator—Set New Mississippi State Record

Via Guyism
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Mississippi State Adds Helmet Decal To Honor The Late Jack Cristil

Earlier this week, the Mississippi State community lost one of its finest, as longtime sports broadcaster Jack Cristil passed away at the age of 88 after battling both kidney disease and cancer. Cristil was beloved in Starkville, as he was affectionately known as the “Voice of the Bulldogs” from 1953 to 2011 – nearly 60 years. Saturday, MSU will be honoring his legacy with...
Via College Spun
18 days ago  |  Discuss
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