MISSISSIPPI STATE RUMORS

Mississippi State's Mullen has contract extended through '20

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) Mississippi State football coach Dan Mullen has received a contract extension through the 2020 season. The school announced on Monday that Mullen, who is entering his ninth year with the Bulldogs, will make a base salary of $4.5 million in 2017. Terms for the next three seasons were not disclosed. A four-year contract is the longest allowed by state law...
Via Associated Press
49 minutes ago  |  Discuss

SEC Network show host says Alabama will lose twice, including at Mississippi State

SEC Network sideline analyst and Cube Show host Cole Cubelic has a couple far-too-early and probably-too-crazy predictions for the upcoming Alabama football season. First, an 0-1 record. Then, a loss in Starkille. Cubelic said on Twitter on Monday that Nick Saban’s Crimson Tide would lose to Florida State in the Sept. 2. season opener at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. He...
Via SEC Country
51 minutes ago

Dan Mullen Extension: Mississippi State Extends Head Coach

There’s some stability in Starkville. After eight years as the head coach of the Mississippi Bulldogs, the university and head coach Dan Mullen have come to terms on a contract extension through the 2021 season. Mullen is only four wins away from being second on the all-time wins list for the Bulldogs, only 12 from being at the top of the list. The university announced Mullen...
Via Campus Sports Net
55 minutes ago

Twitter reacts to Dan Mullen getting a “maximum” contract extension from Mississippi State

Dan Mullen got the max from Mississippi State. The Bulldogs head coach is extended through February 2021, which is the longest contract he could receive. Here’s what the Twitterverse has to say about the deal for Mullen, who is 6-42 in eight seasons in Starkville: Jordan Glasgow (@JordyOnTheRadio) February 27, 2017 The post Twitter reacts to Dan Mullen getting a “maximum” contract...
Via SEC Country
1 hour ago

SEC Network analyst: Mississippi State QB Nick Fitzgerald will become an All-SEC selection

SEC Network analyst Cole Cubelic has big visions for Nick Fitzgerald. During a Twitter question-and-answer session with fans on Monday, Cubelic was asked about the young Mississippi State quarterback and how he might rank within the SEC in the future. Yes, Cubelic complemented Georgia quarterback Jacob Eason and Alabama quarterback Jalen Hurts. But Fitzgerald, in particular, drew...
Via SEC Country
1 hour ago

Mississippi State Announces a Four Year Contract Extension With Head Coach Dan Mullen

Following wins in the St. Petersburg and Egg Bowl, John Cohen grants Dan Mullen an additional two years. The Mississippi State Athletic Department announced today that Head Coach Dan Mullen will receive a contract extension. Dan Mullen will receive 4.5 Million Dollars for the 2017 Season and the deal is through 2021(the maximum a state employee can be under contract in the State...

Mississippi State gives coach Dan Mullen a 4-year contract extension

Mississippi State has announced a 4-year contract extension for coach Dan Mullen. On Monday, the school made the announcement that Mullen would be extended through February 2021. Mullen will be paid $4.5 million this season, as announced in a release. “I am very thankful to the University and athletic administration for their belief in me,” Mullen said in a statement. “We have...
Via SEC Country
2 hours ago

AP POLL ALERT: UConn remains No. 1 in women's hoops; Baylor is 2nd; Maryland, Mississippi State fall after losses.

NEW YORK (AP) AP POLL ALERT: UConn remains No. 1 in women's hoops; Baylor is 2nd; Maryland, Mississippi State fall after losses.
Via Associated Press
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Mississippi State Softball Weekend Recaps: Winning the February Freezer Tournament

Mississippi State claimed 5 victories out of 5 games this weekend. So, Ethan, what Happened this weekend? Good question. The Bulldogs are coming off an impressive weekend where they went 5-0, won the February Freezer Tournament, and they’re now currently on a 7 game winning streak. What does the hitting look like? The pitching for the Bulldogs has been solid through three...
Via For Whom the Cowbell Tolls
7 hours ago

Bulldogs To The Point: Does the News about the Ole Miss Investigation Outweigh the Tough Week for Bulldog Teams?

It's all about if you love Mississippi State more than you hate Ole Miss I’m always fascinated by the Egg Bowl Rivalry. Do you hate the Ole Miss Rebels more than you love the Mississippi St. Bulldogs? That's what this Bulldogs To The Point is essentially about.
Via For Whom the Cowbell Tolls
12 hours ago

Tennessee earns lopsided 82-64 win over No. 3 Mississippi St

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) Jaime Nared scored a career-high 30 points, Diamond DeShields added 20 and Tennessee earned a surprisingly easy 82-64 victory over No. 3 Mississippi State on Sunday. Tennessee (19-10, 10-6 Southeastern Conference) led for nearly the entire game, jumping out to an 18-8 lead by the end of the first quarter. The Lady Volunteers shot 29 of 53 (54.7 percent)...
Via Associated Press
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Mississippi State Softball Defeats Southern Illinois, Wins February Freezer Tournament

Mississippi State defeated SIU in the championship game of the February Freezer Tournament Vann Stuedeman and Mississippi State earned another victory as the Bulldogs defeated the Salukis of Southern Illinois University 6-2 today. State’s victory over SIU clinched the February Freezer championship for MSU as the Bulldogs went a perfect 5-0 in their own tournament. Unlike much...

Mississippi State Soccer Defeats Troy 3-0

Following a quick start, the Bulldogs were able to dispatch the Trojans in the first game of the 2017 Spring Schedule Tom Anagnost starts off his MSU career with an exhibition win. The Bulldogs controlled the 1st half of the game, before scoring 3 goals in the 2nd half of the game to win the game 3-0. Natalee Heiser began the State surge by scoring a goal in the 49 minute mark....

Roberson's career highs keep Vanderbilt NCAA hopes alive

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Jeff Roberson posted career highs with 23 points and five 3-pointers as Vanderbilt extended its longest winning streak of the season to four games with a 77-48 win over Mississippi State on Saturday. All of Roberson's 3-pointers came in the second half. The 6-foot-6 forward from Houston hit 7 of 12 from the floor and 5 of 6 from beyond the arc. Vanderbilt...
Via Associated Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Relentless: Mississippi State Men's Basketball 2017 Episode VIII, "Back to Square One"

No. 22 Kentucky tops No. 3 Mississippi State 78-75 in OT

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) Makayla Epps scored the go-ahead basket with 8.7 seconds remaining in overtime and Evelyn Akhator had eight points in the extra session to give No. 22 Kentucky a 78-75 upset victory over No. 3 Mississippi State on Thursday night. After Akhator's layup with 55 seconds left tied it 75, Epps grabbed Makenzie Cann's missed 3-pointer and moved in for the soft tip...
Via Associated Press
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Relentless: Mississippi State Women's Basketball 2017 Episode VIII, "Expectations"

Report: Ole Miss may have proof Mississippi State gave incentives to LB Leo Lewis

Ole Miss is in a heap of trouble with the NCAA amidst an investigation that includes allegations of a lack of institutional control and offering impermissible benefits to players. But the Rebels may not be the only ones guilty in this melodrama. According to a report from Rivals.com’s Neal McCready, Ole Miss may have turned over evidence to the NCAA and SEC that could implicate...
Via SEC Country
4 days ago

WATCH: Relentless: Mississippi State Men's Basketball - 2017 Episode VII, "Almost There"

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