TUPELO Could Ole Miss and Mississippi State be playing on Saturday for a berth in the Sugar Bowl? Assuming Alabama is headed to the College Football Playoff semifinals – Auburn will have a little something to say about that, of course – the Jan. 1 Sugar Bowl in New Orleans is in line to feature […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – College life is often about new experiences. Chad Kelly is about to have a big one. The Ole Miss quarterback says he’d never seen a cowbell before watching Mississippi State games on TV. “I’d never been around a cowbell or seen really a cowbell until watching the games,” […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – No. 23 Mississippi State will bid farewell to 15 seniors that will suit up for the final time at Davis Wade Stadium during Saturday’s Egg Bowl against Ole Miss. However, the legacy that group of seniors leave behind will live on well after the 2015 season comes to […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – With one regular season game remaining in the SEC the path to the league championship has cleared up. The Western Division is Alabama’s to lose. It’s a win-and-you’re-in situation for the Crimson Tide, but if it stumbles at Alabama, Ole Miss will make its first championship game appearance […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Each February, Mississippi State and Ole Miss fans are glued to their computers and phones awaiting the college decisions of prospects that are choosing between the two. But Bulldogs coach Dan Mullen, who holds a 4-2 record against the Rebels, does not feel the winner of the annual […]

Daily Journal, wire reports Mississippi State has achieved its highest ever ranking, moving up two spots to No. 8 this week in The Associated Press women’s basketball poll. The Bulldogs are tied with Texas for the eighth spot. MSU (2-0) is coming off a 103-47 win over Grambling State on Saturday. Up next is a […]

Daily Journal Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott was named the SEC offensive player of the week, and a pair of Ole Miss players were also honored by the league office on Monday. Prescott, a senior from Haughton, Louisiana, had a monster game in Saturday’s 51-50 win at Arkansas. He accounted for 554 total yards and […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal Egg Bowl Week is here. “Mississippi Mayhem” isn’t what it was a year ago. Last season the state’s two SEC entries had cracked the top three at some point, and MSU had enjoyed a five-week run at No. 1. There’s still a lot to play for as the game features […]

STARKVILLE I’ve been at this sports writing thing for a while now, but never have I covered a game quite like Mississippi State’s 51-50 victory over Arkansas on Saturday night. It was the wildest contest I have covered in my career. This game seemed to have it all – big leads blown, a missed extra […]