Prescott finds peace on field

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Dak Prescott is accustomed to being in the spotlight. The quarterback guided Mississippi...

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – New Mississippi State men’s basketball coach Ben Howland wasted little time getting his staff in order. Howland announced the hire of three assistant coaches – George Brooks, Ernie Zeigler and Korey McCray – late Friday. Brooks was retained from the previous staff at MSU, while Zeigler and McCray […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State’s struggles at the plate continued Friday night in a 5-0 loss to Auburn. It was the second straight game the Bulldogs have been shut out and they have now been held scoreless for 19 straight innings. “I think it’s just going to take that one big […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State was rolling right along, beginning the year with a 13-game winning streak until suffering its first loss to Arkansas-Pine Bluff on March 3. The Diamond Dogs are just 5-9 since, dropping their first two SEC weekend series to start the year. MSU will try to find […]

SAUCIER So, I saw Hugh Freeze leave it in the sand trap on the par-5 first hole at Fallen Oak. I saw Dan Mullen leave it in the trap from the 18th fairway. Lots of sand flew out of both traps. No ball. Both took it like a man, here at Thursday’s Champions Tour Gulf […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State knows what it is getting with Dak Prescott returning for his senior season at quarterback. Beyond that, it is a bit of a free for all for quarterbacks coach Brian Johnson. The Bulldogs have three quarterbacks jockeying for the back-up spot this spring and another signal […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Ben Howland had been waiting on the right time and place to make his return to coaching. Two years removed from leading UCLA to a Pac-12 Conference title and his 10th trip to the NCAA Tournament, Howland decided that opportunity was at Mississippi State. Howland was introduced as […]

Ben Howland speaks to fans at Humphrey Coliseum after being introduced as Mississippi State's new men's basketball coach on Tuesday afternoon. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

STARKVILLE Every hire an athletic director in the Southeastern Conference makes is scrutinized, especially when it’s one of the three major sports programs. But Mississippi State’s Scott Stricklin appears to have hit a home run bringing in a proven winner like Ben Howland to be the head coach of the men’s basketball team. Stricklin made […]

By Brandon Speck Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Before being announced as Mississippi State’s basketball coach Tuesday afternoon, Ben Howland had to take a mandatory recruiting certification test Tuesday morning. “If I look a little peaked,” Howland said at the Humphrey Coliseum news conference, “I was up til 2:30 this morning making sure I was not […]

By John Davis Oxford Citizen Any momentum the Ole Miss Rebels may have garnered with a series win over then No. 1 Florida disappeared Tuesday afternoon in a doubleheader with UAB. The Blazers swept the listless Rebels, who lost 6-1 and 3-1 at Oxford-University Stadium. Ole Miss (13-12 overall) has now lost three straight games […]