By Logan Lowery Daily Journal Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen stated after the Egg Bowl that his staff would immediately hit the road recruiting. That effort is already reaping rewards as Greenwood three-star defensive end Marquiss Spencer committed to the Bulldogs on Monday. The 6-foot-5, 228-pounder chose MSU over an offer from Southern Miss and […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Elijah Staley will give basketball another go. The Mississippi State quarterback saw his dual-sport attempt end after only a few practices with the basketball team last December. Staley had a nagging knee injury from high school repaired and missed all of basketball season and was limited in spring […]

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Mississippi State takes the field for Saturday's Egg Bowl against Ole Miss.

Scenes from Saturday’s Egg Bowl, in which Ole Miss defeated Mississippi State, 38-27.

STARKVILLE Hugh Freeze looked emotionally drained as he sat at a folding table in the visitors’ media room and answered questions late Saturday night. He took a deep breath and launched into his prepared statement. It could have been a time to gloat. Freeze had every reason then to promote his team and his program […]

Thumbs Up The Bulldogs outscored Ole Miss 24-10 in the second half. After the game, seniorQBDak Prescott took a lap around the stadium to show his appreciation to the fan base. Thumbs Down Two turnovers on the first three drives resulted in 14 Rebel points. Due to illness and injury, MSU was forced to play […]

By David Brandt Associated Press STARKVILLE – No. 8 Mississippi State bulldozed its way to another blowout win Sunday, taking control just a few minutes after tipoff and cruising to a 92-25 victory over Savannah State. It’s the fourth straight game the Bulldogs have won by at least 58 points. “Now it’s time to see […]

By Ralph D. Russo AP College Football Writer Oklahoma moved up to No. 3 behind Clemson and Alabama and the Big Ten placed three teams in the top six of the new Associated Press college football poll. Clemson is No. 1 for the fourth straight week and Alabama is No. 2. The Tigers received 53 […]

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Ole Miss players pass around the Egg Bowl trophy the game.

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal STARKVILLE – The junior quarterback from Ole Miss stole the show on Dak Prescott’s senior night. Chad Kelly played his football not far from here last year at East Mississippi Community College, where he watched Ole Miss games from his dorm room when he could. Saturday night in the Battle […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – It was not the start that Mississippi State envisioned to start the Egg Bowl in Dak Prescott’s final home game. The Bulldogs dug an early deficit they simply could not climb out of, falling behind instate rival Ole Miss 21-0 by the end of the opening quarter. The […]