By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Dak Prescott has already been the big man on Mississippi State’s campus and is a household name throughout the Magnolia State. But after the Bulldogs’ 4-0 start and upset win at LSU last weekend, Prescott’s popularity has gone nationwide. In the days since returning from Death Valley, the […]

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Daily Journal sports editor John Pitts and beat writers Logan Lowery and Parrish Alford look back and look ahead at Ole Miss, Mississippi State and the rest of the SEC.

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Every Thursday, the hosts of the weekday Supertalk Mississippi show “Head to Head” will answer a question exclusively for Daily Journal readers. Oxford native Richard Cross is also part of the new SEC Network broadcast team, while Matt Wyatt is former MSU quarterback and the color man for Bulldogs’ football broadcasts. Email your questions to […]

TUPELO On those occasions when I’m asked to speak to a group about being sports editor at the Journal, there’s one anecdote that’s always guaranteed to get a laugh: “I’ll get a phone call from an Ole Miss fan who’s sure we’re biased for Mississippi State. As soon as I hang up, a Mississippi State […]


By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State knows it will be without the services of center Dillon Day during its Oct. 4 against Texas A&M while serving an SEC mandated one-game suspension. With a bye week this week, the Bulldogs have an opportunity for Ben Beckwith to shed some rust on his snapping. […]

JACKSON In history, we call them red-letter days. In college football, we call them program makers. They are the most especial of special days and games. They are the most meaningful of victories. They require daunting circumstances, remarkable efforts. They happen all too rarely. Such as this one last Saturday night: Mississippi State 34, No. […]

Video via Saturday Down South By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State senior center Dillon Day has been suspended for the Texas A&M game on Oct. 4 due to incidents during the Bulldogs 34-29 win at LSU over the weekend. Southeastern Conference commissioner Mike Slive announced Day’s one-game suspension on Tuesday afternoon. In […]

Daily Journal The “SEC Nation” pregame show will be in Starkville on Oct. 4, the SEC Network announced Monday. Mississippi State plays Texas A&M at 11 a.m. on ESPN. The two-hour “SEC Nation” show airs at 9 a.m. Joe Tessitore is joined by Tim Tebow, Marcus Spears, Paul Finebaum and Kaylee Hartung on the weekly […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – While Mississippi State center Dillon Day has denied intentionally stepping on players in Saturday’s 34-29 win at LSU, losing coach Les Miles said he has sent video of two incidents to the SEC office. Day addressed the situation in an open letter to Mississippi State fans on Twitter. […]