By John L. Pitts Daily Journal Both Ole Miss and Mississippi State will get early kickoffs for the first time this season on Oct. 10, as both face non-SEC foes. The Rebels’ game against New Mexico State will kick off at 11 a.m., while the Bulldogs’ game against Troy will kick off at 3 p.m. […]

JACKSON (AP) – Former Mississippi State football coach Jackie Sherrill and former Mississippi tight end Wesley Walls are among the six selections for the Class of 2016 of the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame. The class, which was announced on Monday, also includes Southern Mississippi football player Willie Heidelburg, Southern Miss women’s basketball coach Kay […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal Defensive success played a big part in wins for Mississippi State and Ole Miss over the weekend. Now the Bulldogs and Rebels will try to duplicate that success on the road this Saturday. It will be a second straight road trip for MSU. The Bulldogs held Auburn without a touchdown […]

Thumbs Up Mississippi State won at Auburn for the first time under Dan Mullen. It was the Bulldogs’ first win at Jordan-Hare Stadium since 2007. The Bulldogs kept Auburn out of the end zone for the first time under Gus Malzahn either as the Tigers’ head coach or offensive coordinator. Dak Prescott has now thrown […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal There’s no change for Ole Miss in this week’s major college football polls, but there’s a big change for the Rebels’ next opponent. Ole Miss remained No. 3 in The AP Top 25 and No. 5 in the USA Today coaches poll after its 27-16 win over Vanderbilt. The difference […]

Mississippi State running back Ashton Shumpert tries to run through the arm tackle of Auburn defensive back Jeremiah Dinson during Saturday's game. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal AUBURN, Ala. – Mississippi State picked up its first conference win of the season against Auburn, a team that the media picked to win the Southeastern Conference outright. Dak Prescott threw two first half touchdowns and the Bulldogs defense made it stand in a 17-9 victory on Saturday night. “I […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal AUBURN, Ala. – Mississippi State’s defense tested the “bend but don’t break” theory but came away with a passing grade. The Bulldogs turned the Tigers away from two scoring chances in the red zone in the first half and held Auburn to three field goals in the second en route […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal AUBURN, Ala. – Dak Prescott has had a pretty special career at Mississippi State. And it’s still going. Prescott’s two touchdown passes against Auburn pushed his career total to 81 touchdowns responsible for, which surpasses former Alabama signal caller A.J. McCarron for 14th all-time in Southeastern Conference history. “There’s never […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal AUBURN, Ala. – Today’s game between Mississippi State and Auburn could be a pivotal point for both programs this season. Both the Bulldogs and Tigers enter the game with 2-1 records having lost their SEC opener to LSU and are hovering in the “others receiving votes” category of the Top […]