By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State has enjoyed plenty of success under Vann Stuedeman, advancing to three straight NCAA Tournament appearances, and is on the verge of a fourth. But one thing the Bulldogs have not done under Stuedeman is earn an SEC Tournament win. In fact, it has been a decade […]

Looking back: The Diamond Dogs lost 11-1 to Ole Miss in the Governor’s Cup in Pearl on Tuesday. MSU also fell 5-3 to top-ranked LSU in 14 innings on Thursday and 11-4 on Friday. The Bulldogs salvaged the final home game of the season on Saturday with a walk-off 8-7 victory in the bottom of […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal The Orange Bowl may not have been P.J. Jones’ final appearance at Sun Life Stadium. The former Tupelo and Mississippi State standout signed a free agent contract with the Miami Dolphins on Sunday. Jones appeared in 45 games during his four-year career for the Bulldogs, including 27 starts. The 6-foot-3, […]

A documentary on former Mississippi State baseball All-Americans Will Clark and Rafael Palmeiro entitled “Thunder and Lightning” will debut at 8 p.m. on the SEC Network as part of the SEC Storied series. Clark and Palmeiro were key members of the Diamond Dogs famed 1985 squad that won both the SEC and the SEC Tournament […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State third baseman Seth Heck booted a routine grounder with nobody on and two outs Saturday, and that opened the door for top-ranked LSU to score three runs and tie the game in the top of the ninth inning. The senior from Edmonds, Wash., playing in his […]

Daily Journal reports Four more football players from the state were selected on Saturday’s third and final day of the NFL Draft. All four went in the sixth of seven rounds. Three of those Saturday picks were from Mississippi State – linebacker Matthew Wells to New England (178th), tight end Malcolm Johnson to Cleveland (195th) […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State’s woes on the diamond continued with an 11-4 loss to top-ranked LSU as the Tigers took the series. The Bulldogs have lost nine straight series to LSU dating back to 2006. MSU (23-24, 7-16 SEC) has lost seven of its first eight SEC series, falling to […]

SMITH

Associated Press Washington Redskins second-round draft pick Preston Smith dropped some weight recently – and it had nothing to do with his impending change from defensive end at Mississippi State to outside linebacker in the NFL. “This process may cause you to be a little nervous and stress yourself out. You may not eat,” Smith […]

Associated Press The Houston Texans moved up in the draft Friday night with an eye on defense, taking Mississippi State linebacker Benardrick McKinney with the 43rd overall pick. Houston continues to beef up a defense that features 2014 Defensive Player of the Year J.J. Watt and last year’s top overall selection outside linebacker Jadeveon Clowney. […]