School reports FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Mississippi State was held to four hits Saturday night as it dropped a sixth straight SEC game. Arkansas broke open a tight contest with three runs in the fourth inning on the way to a 6-1 win. The series finale is at 1:05 p.m. today. The game will be available […]

Malik Newman rings a cowbell after announcing his commitment to play basketball at MSU. (Todd Sherman/The Clarion-Ledger via AP)

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – When Ben Howland was hired at Mississippi State last month, he promised to make a splash in recruiting. Howland made good on that promise Friday afternoon, landing the nation’s top point guard, Malik Newman of Callaway. Newman chose the Bulldogs over other finalists Kentucky, Ole Miss, Kansas, LSU […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal The remainder of Mississippi State’s schedule will be an uphill climb if the Bulldogs are to make a postseason bid for a fifth consecutive season. MSU will play three of its final four SEC series on the road and its lone home series against top-ranked LSU. The Diamond Dogs are […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Long-suffering Mississippi State basketball fans may soon have something big to cheer about. Gary Parrish of CBS Sports cited sources that Callaway five-star Malik Newman will commit to the Bulldogs on Friday. Parrish said his sources were from multiple staffs involved in the recruitment of Newman, two of […]

STARKVILLE Mississippi State’s baseball season started with such promise, going 13-0 and rising as high as No. 7 in the national polls. Since then, however, the Bulldogs are just 9-19 and are not only on the verge of missing out on the SEC Tournament but the postseason in general. MSU may have dug itself a […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Ben Howland is approaching his one-month anniversary at Mississippi State. While Howland’s only victory so far occurred on the gridiron as guest coach in Saturday’s spring football game, the new head coach has been feverishly preparing to turn the men’s basketball team back into a winner. “It’s been […]

STARKVILLE Can Mississippi State recreate the gridiron magic that carried it to No. 1 for five straight weeks in 2014? I’m asked some variation of that question on a daily basis. While the answer lies as much with other teams within the SEC West as it does with the Bulldogs, MSU showed signs this spring […]

Mississippi State’s 2015 signing class swelled to five as Vic Schaefer announced the signings of two prospects late Sunday night. The Bulldogs inked 6-foot-7 center Teaira McCowan of Brenham, Texas and Oklahoma State transfer point guard Roshunda Johnson. McCowan is a five-star prospect and rated the nation’s No. 2 center. She averaged 19.3 points, 17.1 […]


By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State basketball player Johnny Zuppardo was arrested Sunday night on a charge of driving with a suspended license. The 6-foot-9 forward from Bay St. Louis was pulled over after allegedly running a red light on campus at 8:17 p.m. His license had been suspended for illegally fishing […]