WOODRUFF

Daily Journal reports For the second week in a row, Wheeler product Brandon Woodruff has been named the Southern League pitcher of the week. Woodruff, a 11th-round draft pick out of Mississippi State in 2014, pitched six shutout innings and homered for the only run on Sunday as the Biloxi Shuckers won 1-0 at Pensacola. […]

JACKSON I have on my desk a perfectly preserved game program from the Mississippi State-Ole Miss football game played Nov. 24, 1945. On page 1, it tells us about school colors: “For Ole Miss, Red and Blue; for Mississippi State, Maroon and White.” That hasn’t changed. Most everything else has. We begin with the price […]

Daily Journal, wire reports Fulton’s Ally McDonald tied for second on Sunday at the Symetra Tour’s Danielle Downey Credit Union Classic in Rochester, N.Y. McDonald shot a tournament record 64 on Sunday to finish one stroke behind winner Clariss Guce, who avoided a playoff with a birdie on 18 in a round of 67. It’s […]

Daily Journal Mississippi State’s Dan Mullen will be one of six SEC coaches seen and heard live on various ESPN platforms today as they visit the network studios in Connecticut. But LSU head coach Les Miles with remain in Baton Rouge after the killing of three police offers there early Sunday. Miles released a statement […]

By John Zenor Associated Press Quarterback questions once again linger around the Southeastern Conference heading into preseason camps. For a league that seems to mass produce NFLcaliber talent, the QB position lately seems to be the one exception to that trend. From Tuscaloosa to Athens, the quarterback competition appears as heated as ever. “It’s getting […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal HOOVER, Ala. – Before a Northeast Mississippi man was shot and killed by a Tupelo police officer, before a streak of incidents in other cities and states sparked outrage and demonstrations, and before officers were slain in Dallas, area college football coaches had long been proactive with law enforcement. Having […]

STARKVILLE I wasn’t exactly shocked when the SEC media predictions were released on Thursday and had Mississippi State finishing dead last in the SEC West. In all my years of covering the Bulldogs, they have been picked at the bottom more often than not but have rarely finished that way. In fact, the last time […]

HOOVER, Ala. Whether you are entertained or not shouldn’t matter, but former Florida and South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier was extremely entertaining at SEC Media Days and was a refreshing change to the bland evasiveness of many coaches. Spurrier said what so many others would not and got away with it largely because he was […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal Former Mississippi State wide receiver Chris Smith was shot and killed Friday night in his hometown of Meridian. According to WTOK, Meridian police responded to a call that someone had been shot at Frank Berry Courts Friday around 10:45 p.m. Meridian Police Chief Benny Duboseconfirmed that the shooting victim was […]