Louisiana Tech forward will transfer to MSU

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal Former Madison Central standout Xavian Stapleton is returning to his native state. Stapleton announced...

Daily Journal That school-by-school “takeover” of the SEC Network hits Mississippi State on Monday and Ole Miss on Wednesday. MSU’s day will begin at 11 p.m. Sunday with the 1999 Egg Bowl. Other highlights include a 10 a.m. special on “The Rise to No. 1” and highlights of three football games from last season (LSU, […]

Daily Journal Tupelo’s Chris Stratton, the former Mississippi State standout, pitched effectively Friday night in his sixth Triple-A start. Stratton tossed eight innings of five-hit ball for Sacramento, giving up one run. His team lost 7-1 to Salt Lake City after the River Cats’ bullpen gave up six runs in the ninth. Stratton, a 2012 […]

In celebration of Independence Day weekend, we present an American treasure, Mount Rushmore – with a Magnolia State twist. After much thought and discussion, here are four athletic personalities we believe worthy of representing Mississippi State in timeless stone carving. These individuals have impacted the Bulldogs long after playing, coaching or broadcasting, their legacies continuing […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Growing up in Pontotoc, Delvin Zinn dreamed of one day playing professional baseball. But that wasn’t his only dream. His pro baseball dream came one step closer to reality last month when the Chicago Cubs selected him in the 28th round (833rd overall) in the MLB Draft. Zinn […]

Daily Journal Ally McDonald, the Mississippi State All-American golfer from Fulton, played in her first professional event this week – and won. McDonald wrapped up a two-stroke victory on Wednesday at the 2015 Michigan PGA Women’s Open in Thompsonville, Michigan. One of two players to shoot below par in the final round, McDonald’s 69-72-70–211 total […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal Mississippi State released a tentative SEC portion of its 2016 baseball schedule on Monday. The Bulldogs begin the SEC slate on the road at national runner-up Vanderbilt before returning home for back-to-back weekends against Georgia and Ole Miss. MSU travels to Florida and returns to Starkville against Texas A&M for […]

New faces on O-line Mississippi State lost three starters along the offensive line at left tackle, center and right guard. The Bulldogs spent the spring breaking in a new crop of players in the trenches. Rufus Warren takes over for Blaine Clausell and left tackle, Jamaal Clayborn for Dillon Day at center and Devon Desper […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Ben Howland already has three of his highly-touted freshmen on campus at Mississippi State and is awaiting the arrival of one more. Five-star point guard Malik Newman, four-star shooting guard Quinndary Weatherspoon and four-star power forward Aric Holman all enrolled for the first summer term and have impressed […]

Daily Journal With just a little more bullpen support, Tupelo’s Chris Stratton might already have two Triple-A pitching wins. Instead, he’s still looking for his first. The Sacramento River Cats wasted Stratton’s gem on Sunday – eight innings, five hits, no runs, no ranks and six strikeouts – in an extra-inning loss to Las Vegas. […]