Jocquell Johnson has been the Bulldogs' back-up center the last two seasons and knows every position on the offensive line. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

A boyhood dream come true

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Jocquell Johnson grew up cheering for Mississippi State as a child It just so happens that...

A.J. Jefferson has made 19 career starts at defensive end. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

DEPTH CHART MISSISSIPPI STATE Offense WR(X) 6 Donald Gray, 5-10, 204, Jr. 86 Jesse Jackson, 6-2, 211, So. WR(H) 8 Fred Ross, 6-2, 205, Sr. 23 Keith Mixon, 5-8, 185, R-Fr. WR(Z) 22 Malik Dear, 5-9, 220, So. 5 Gabe Myles, 6-0, 195, Jr. 18 Deddrick Thomas, 5-9, 188, R-Fr. LT 55 Martinas Rankin, 6-5, […]

Mississippi State’s home date with Texas A&M on Nov. 5 has been slated for an 11 a.m. kickoff. The Bulldogs and Aggies will appear on either ESPN, ESPN2 or SEC Network. It will mark just the third time the two teams have met in Starkville with the series tied 1-1 there. Texas A&M holds a […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal The road has not been kind to Mississippi State or Ole Miss over the last two weeks, as both teams have now fallen to the bottom of the SEC West standings. The Bulldogs’ latest losses have been of the heartbreaking variety, as they dropped a double overtime game at BYU […]


Thumbs Up Freshman guard Darryl Williams is doing fine and flew back to Starkville on Sunday morning after leaving the game on a stretcher. MSU overcame a 10-point deficit in the fourth quarter. Fred Ross became MSU’s all-time receptions leader and went over 2,000 yards. Thumbs Down The Bulldogs had 19 yards and failed to […]

STARKVILLE – Gray scored early and often in its 7-3 victory against Maroon in the seventh scrimmage of the fall baseball slate, with seven of nine batters earning a hit for Gray. Sophomore Luke Alexander was one of several playmakers for Gray, going 2-for-3 with three runs driven in. Over four scrimmages in the past […]

Kentucky kicker Austin MacGinnis, center, is mobbed by teammates after kicking a 51-yard field goal in the final seconds to beat Mississippi State. (AP Photo/David Stephenson)

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal LEXINGTON, Ky. – For the third time this season, a dramatic ending didn’t go Mississippi State’s way. After missing a potential game-winning field goal against South Alabama and losing in double overtime last week at BYU, the Bulldogs thought they might have a change of fortune, scoring a go-ahead touchdown […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal LEXINGTON, Ky. – Fred Ross entered Saturday’s game one catch shy of tying David Smith’s career receptions record at Mississippi State has stood since 1970. The senior wideout was held without a catch in the first half but set and broke the benchmark on the Bulldogs’ first drive of the […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal LEXINGTON, Ky. – MSU was missing three starters Saturday night. Senior running back Brandon Holloway, senior free safety Kivon Coman and sophomore right guard Deion Calhoun did not make the trip to Lexington due to injuries. Ashton Shumpert started for the second straight game in the backfield and Mark McLaurin […]

Mississippi State quarterback Nick Fitzgerald throws to a receiver in the first half of an NCAA college football game against Kentucky, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016, in Lexington, Ky. (AP Photo/David Stephenson)

Mississippi State quarterback Nick Fitzgerald met with the media following the Bulldogs 40-38 loss to Kentucky on a 51-yard field goal as time expired. Due to deadline constraints, Fitzgerald is the only MSU player The Journal has on video but other players’ quotes are transcribed below. #22 Malik Dear, WR On change in second quarter […]