STARKVILLE – No. 22 Mississippi State returns to action today undefeated at 8-0 and fresh off a four-game weekend sweep of Marshall and Alabama A&M. The Diamond Dogs host instate opponent Alcorn State (3-4) at 4 p.m. sending true freshman right-hander Jesse McCord to the mound. McCord’s initial start lasted just 1 1/3 innings giving […]

Mississippi State defensive back Justin Cox runs the 40-yard dash at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis on Monday. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Six local college players have taken part in the annual NFL Combine, being measured and weighed and drilled as scouts study every move. Four Mississippi State players and two Ole Miss players have been in Indianapolis going through the paces. Below are the results for each, and check out the photo gallery above. • Justin […]

VIVIANS

For the second straight week and fourth time this season, Mississippi State’s Victoria Vivians was selected as the SEC’s Freshman of the Week. Vivians scored 14 points, grabbed eight rebounds and had a steal and a block in the Bulldogs 57-55 road win at Alabama on Sunday. She scored the game-winning basket in that contest. […]

Associated Press Mississippi State moved up three spots to No. 11 in The Associated Press poll this week. The Bulldogs, who set a school record with their 25th win by beating Alabama on Sunday, have won seven of their last nine games. Their next contest is at No. 2 South Carolina on Tuesday. UConn remains […]

School, wire reports TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – The No. 14 Mississippi State women’s basketball team had a date with history on Sunday, but flirted with disaster first. The Bulldogs survived a scare for a 57-55 win at Alabama, setting a school record with their 25th win of the season. MSU (25-4, 10-4 SEC) also matched a […]

Looking Back: The Bulldogs lost back-to-back home games to Ole Miss 71-65 on Thursday and 65-61 to No. 18 Arkansas on Saturday. Looking Ahead: MSU hosts top-ranked Kentucky on Wednesday at 6 p.m. then travels to South Carolina for a 5 p.m. Saturday game. Both games will be televised on the SEC Network. Who’s Hot: […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – No. 24 Mississippi State polished off its second four-game sweep of the young season to improve to 8-0 on Sunday. The Bulldogs downed Marshall 7-4 in a game that was resumed from Saturday and held on for a 2-1 win against Alabama A&M in the nightcap. “No untested […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State may have led 18th-ranked Arkansas for a majority of the game but when the final horn sounded it was the Razorbacks who had escaped Humphrey Coliseum with a 65-61 victory. The Bulldogs went nearly eight minutes without a field goal down the stretch, allowing Arkansas to […]

JOHNSON

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Both Roquez Johnson and I.J. Ready were considered game-time decisions for Mississippi State on Saturday. Johnson had suffered a concussion during the first half against Ole Miss on Thursday while Ready rolled his ankle against the Rebels. Johnson was able to start against Arkansas, scoring eight points and […]