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Tennessee hires former Texas basketball coach Rick Barnes

Tennessee becomes the second SEC school to hire a veteran coach with Final Four experience this month, after Mississippi State hired Ben Howland last week.
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
14 hours ago

Auburn struggles at plate as Mississippi State avoids sweep

  Mississippi State couldn't score in the first two games of its series against Auburn.On Sunday, the SEC rivals switched places.Mississippi State knocked off Auburn 3-1 to avoid the series sweep in Starkville. Auburn's lone score was Keegan Thompson's sole...
Via - Brandon Marcello
2 days ago

Auburn takes series at Mississippi State with another shutout

Another day, another strong performance from Auburn's starter on the mound.
Via - Brandon Marcello
3 days ago

Something to Chew On

I just saw this article from DiPaola of the Trib and thought it would be good to get your collective blood pressure up before you really start your weekend… New Mississippi State coach Ben Howland said Friday former Pitt athletic director Steve Pederson never received proper credit for the Panthers’ move from the Big East to the ACC. “I hope people realize what an unbelievable...
Via Pitt Blather
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Auburn blanks Mississippi State in series opener

The shutout is Auburn's first in Starkville since 1976 and its first on the road against an SEC team since 2007.
Via - Brandon Marcello
4 days ago

Mississippi State Bulldogs 2015 Spring Football Preview

Dan Mullen led Mississippi State to unprecedented heights in 2014. The Bulldogs had a record-setting, Heisman-caliber quarterback and a veteran...
Via Athlon Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Rejoice in BYU Independence

Earlier last week Brett McMurphy from ESPN broke two BYU related stories. One, a two game series with Mississippi State, the other being the SEC, that’s right THE ess ehe see, announced that they would count independents for the power five scheduling requirement. Hopefully more will join them, and the ACC, to help BYU schedule better and better games. Tom Holmoe stated: “The...
Via TornBySports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: New MSU Basketball Coach Ben Howland Threw Out The First Pitch For The Bulldogs Baseball Team Tuesday

Monday, Mississippi State officially hired Ben Howland as its new basketball coach, replacing Rick Ray, who was let go earlier in the month following three subpar seasons. Tuesday, Howland, who previously coached at Northern Arizona, Pittsburgh and UCLA, was already on campus to partake in school-related activities. Howland’s first move? To throw out the first pitch for the school’s...
Via College Spun
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Ben Howland Hired As Head Coach Of Mississippi State

Ben Howland has been hired as head coach of Mississippi State. Howland was fired as head coach at UCLA after the 12-13 season, which included three Final Four appearances over 10 seasons. Mississippi State hasn't been to the NCAA Tournament since 2009.
Via RealGM
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Scout Report: Benardrick McKinney, LB, Mississippi State

Name: Benardrick McKinney Age: 22 Position: LB College: Mississippi State Height: 6’4 Weight: 246 Grade: 3rd Round Comparison: Athletic Ability Benardrick McKinney is a very clunky athlete struggling to change directions (C.O.D) and take great angles to make a tackle. If he isn’t able to use his straight line speed to get to a player then I... -- Click the title above to read...
Via Blue Star Times
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Ben Howland is frontrunner for next Mississippi State head coach, per ESPN

The SEC could be getting a serious coaching upgrade for one of it’s weaker programs. ESPN’s Jeff Goodman reports the Mississippi State Bulldogs have their next head coach targeted, and it’s former UCLA Bruins coach Ben Howland: Ben Howland has emerged as the frontrunner and is in discussions to take the Mississippi State job, sources […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Fired Mississippi State Coach Rick Ray Posts Classy Statement About Dismissal

Just ahead of today’s NCAA Tournament action, Mississippi State athletic director Scott Stricklin announced that it will be replacing Rick Ray as head men’s basketball coach. Ray, who was 37-60 in three years in Starkville, just released a very classy statement, thanking Mississippi State for the opportunity and praising the university community. My statement, thank...
Via College Spun
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Mississippi State Has Fired Men’s Basketball Coach Rick Ray

Mississippi State has historically been one of the stronger SEC basketball programs, but over the last three seasons the Bulldogs have gone just 37-60 overall, and 13-41 in conference play. MSU athletic director Scott Stricklin has announced that he will replace Rick Ray as coach after three disappointing years. Statement regarding Mississippi State men’s basketball. #HailState...
Via College Spun
10 days ago  |  Discuss

The Number 23 Has Special Meaning For Mississippi State’s Robinson

Although standing only 5-foot-8, Mississippi State’s Josh Robinson is not small by any means, and his compact, low-to-the-ground build will remind many of the bowling ball running style of now retired running back Maurice Jones-Drew. However what he lacks in size, he more than makes up for with his heart and determination, both traits he […] The Number 23 Has Special Meaning...
Via Steelers Depot
14 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Mississippi State RB Josh Robinson

As we delve further into the Pittsburgh Steelers offseason, our attention has begun to shift towards the draft. Like we’ve done all offseason, these reports will cover the prospects of the 2015 NFL Draft, placing an emphasis on those who could help the Steelers the most. Profiling the running back I had the team selecting […] 2015 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Mississippi State...
Via Steelers Depot
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Mississippi State Dak Prescott Attacked in Bloody Brawl

When news broke that Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott was injured in fight outside of a concert in Panama City, we had absolutely no idea the extent of the brawl that took place. The gossip rag TMZ clarified this for everyone on Monday, and it’s pretty disturbing. Warning: Video is graphic in nature. According to reports, Prascott and two Mississippi State teammates...
Via Sportsnaut
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Video Surfaces Of Dak Prescott Attack, Culprits May Have Boasted Online About Act

Monday night, it was reported by a number of sources that Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott and at least one of his teammates were attacked outside a Waka Flocka Flame concert in Panama City, Florida while on spring break. Tuesday morning, video of the incident has surfaced. The alleged perpetrator might have also boasted on his Twitter account about his involvement. In...
Via College Spun
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Guy brags about beating up Dak Prescott

Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott and two teammates are recovering from injuries they sustained while being attacked at a Waka Flocka Flame concert in Panama City, Fla. on Monday. It appears at least one of the men who caused the damage was bragging about it after the fight. Shortly after the brawl, Twitter user @str8lafamilia_lildee...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Dak Prescott jumped outside Waka Flocka Flame concert (Video)

Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott and two teammates were jumped outside a Waka Flocka Flame concert while on spring break in Panama City, Fla., on Monday, video and photos showed. One video shows the Heisman Trophy candidate getting kicked in the face while on the ground. Teammates Damian Williams and Torrey Dale were also beat...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Dak Prescott Attacked In Ugly Spring Break Fight

Dak Prescott and fellow Mississippi State teammates were attacked in an ugly Spring Break fight.
Via Gamedayr
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Dak Prescott and teammates attacked while on spring break

Per Yahoo’s Dr Saturday, three Mississippi State players (Dak Prescott, Torry Dale and Damian Williams) were attacked while at a Waka Flocka concert in Panama City. As @mwnfootball mentioned first, Dak Prescott jumped in incident at PCB. More to follow… — Brooks Roberts (@BrooksR_BSR) March 10, 2015 More info Re: Dak and Damian Assault RT @BrooksR_BSR...
Via The Student Section
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Mississippi State Debuts New Adidas Mantraflage Cleats For Pro Day

Today is Mississippi State football’s pro day, with NFL personnel flocking to Starkville to check out the action. The Bulldogs participating in the showcase will be rocking new “Mantraflage” cleats from adidas, shown off in this photo.  #StarkVegas Proud. Pro Bound. New #Mantraflage cleats for Pro Day. #HailState #teamadidas — MSU Football (@HailStateFB...
Via College Spun
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Viewing Picks for February 28, 2015

All Times Eastern Australian Rules FootballNAB Challenge, Whitten Oval, Footscray, Victoria, Australia Western Bulldogs vs. Richmond Tigers — Fox Soccer Plus, 12:30 a.m. BobsledFIBT World Championships, Winterberg, GermanyWomen’s Heats 3 and 4 — Universal Sports, 3 p.m. (delayed) College Baseball Arizona at Mississippi State — SEC Network, noon Eastern Illinois at Arkansas...
Via Awful Announcing
February 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Kentucky’s Karl-Anthony Towns Threw Down a Savage Dunk Against Mississippi State

There are very few teams in the country that can play with Kentucky, largely due to dynamic and versatile players like freshman big man Karl-Anthony Towns. The 6’11”, 250-pound Towns reminded everyone why he and the Wildcats are 28-0 and rolling toward an undefeated regular season. During Kentucky’s blowout win over an awe-struck Mississippi State Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
February 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Dan Mullen wears Cousin Eddie sweater to Christmas party

One of the funnier memes in the college football world involves Dan Mullen being a dead ringer for Cousin Eddie from the Vacation movies. Apparently Mullen is in on the joke. Mullen shared a photo on his Twitter account Saturday of him with his wife Megan at his Mississippi State staff party. Take note of...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 20, 2014  |  Discuss

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