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Schaefer set for another ‘special year’

Mississippi State has made great strides over Vic Schaefer‘s four-year tenure as women’s basketball coach. The Bulldogs are coming off the best season in program history going 28-8 and reached the Sweet 16. But as great at the 2015-16 campaign

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Forty-three Bulldogs earn spring degrees

Templeton Athletic Academic Center

STARKVILLE – Forty-three Mississippi State student-athletes received their undergraduate degrees following 2016 spring commencement exercises on the MSU campus. Thirty-three Bulldogs earned a perfect 4.0 GPA this semester to receive “Top Dawg” honors. Five of those graduated with a 4.0

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Road Dawgs Tour: Vic Schaefer

Mississippi State women’s basketball coach Vic Schaefer visited Tupelo earlier this week as part of the annual Road Dawgs Tour. Schaefer spoke about his team’s successful Sweet 16 run this past season, broke down his signing class and his plans

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Bulldogs hold awards banquet

Mississippi State players (l-r) Dominique Dillingham, Chinwe Okorie, Morgan William, Blair Schaefer, Breanna Richardson, Victoria Vivians and Teaira McCowan show off their awards. (Kelly Price/ Mississippi State)

Mississippi State celebrated a historic season and handed out team awards Monday night at its Hail State Hoops awards banquet at The Mill Conference Center. Victoria Vivians and Chinwe Okorie took home two awards each. Vivians was named Most Valuable Player

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Road Dawgs Tour returning to Tupelo

The Road Dawgs Tour bus will be hitting the road again in 2016. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Mississippi State’s annual Road Dawgs Tour will be headed back to Tupelo. Head coaches Dan Mullen, Ben Howland and Vic Schaefer are scheduled to speak at the BancorpSouth Conference center on April 26. A buffet lunch begins at 11:30 a.m.

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MSU blown out by top-ranked UConn

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. – Mississippi State saw it best season ever in women’s basketball play come to a conclusion with a loss in the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 Round at the Bridgeport Region. No. 14/15 MSU fell down early and could

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Connecticut preview

Mississippi State has shown improvement each season Vic Schaefer has been at the helm. The Bulldogs missed the postseason in his initial year in 2012-13, reached the quarterfinals of the WNIT in year two, and the second round of the

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Schaefer sizes up top-ranked UConn

No. 5 seed Mississippi State will get its shot to snap top-ranked Connecticut’s 71-game winning streak. The Huskies have won three straight national championships as well. Head coach Vic Schaefer sizes up his Bulldogs’ Sweet 16 opponent on Saturday in

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Postgame interviews: Michigan State

Fifth-seeded Mississippi State punched its ticket to the Sweet 16 with a 74-72 win over No. 4 seed Michigan State on Sunday. After the dramatic conclusion, head coaches Vic Schaefer and Suzy Merchant spoke along with players Morgan William, Breanna

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Michigan State preview

Mississippi State coach Vic Schaefer used a baseball analogy of what wins between good pitching versus good hitting to describe his NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament second round showdown with Michigan State. That proverbial question will be answered as the 15th-ranked

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Bulldogs preview second round showdown

Fifth-seeded Mississippi State is set for a showdown against No. 4 seed Michigan State in the second round of the NCAA Tournament in Starkville for a shot at the Sweet 16. Bulldogs’ coach Vic Schaefer along with guards Dominique Dillingham,

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