TUPELO After back-to-back Omaha trips for the state’s SEC baseball teams, the road to the College World Series for either this year may be impassible. The experts at D1baseball.com rolled out their midseason NCAA playoff bracket projection on Wednesday and no Mississippi teams made the cut – little surprise, really, given that Mississippi State is […]

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By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – No position was hit harder by graduation than Mississippi State’s defensive line. The Bulldogs graduated five players, including three multi-year starters, leaving defensive line coach David Turner searching for new roles and personnel this spring. “We’ve got a lot of snaps we’ve got to replace,” Turner said. “The […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – One of Mississippi State’s starting cornerbacks graduated and the other, Taveze Calhoun, is on an exercise bike unable to participate in spring practice after offseason foot surgery. The vacancies at corner have allowed several fresh faces to take a majority of reps and build much needed depth at […]

School reports MEMPHIS – Mississippi State lost its third straight midweek contest, falling 7-1 to Memphis at AutoZone Park on Tuesday. Tucker Tubbs and Chris Carrier hit back-to-back home runs for Memphis (21-8) during a three-run third inning. The Bulldogs (21-14) were held to six total hits. Memphis scored first in the opening inning thanks […]

Mississippi State is seeking to end a two-game skid in midweek play, traveling to Memphis to take on the Tigers at AutoZone Park at 6:30 p.m. today. The Bulldogs (21-13) will also be looking for payback after Memphis scored three runs in the top of the 9th inning to rally for a 6-4 victory in […]

Looking Back: The Bulldogs fell at South Alabama 8-7 in 11-innings on Tuesday but bounced back at home to win their first SEC series of the season with 13-2 and 7-5 victories against South Carolina on Thursday and Friday. MSU fell 13-7 in the finale to the Gamecocks on Saturday. Looking Ahead: The Diamond Dogs […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State scored seven times and had 10 hits but it was not enough to complete the series sweep against No. 21 South Carolina. The Gamecocks scored in six of the nine frames including a pair of four-run innings to salvage the final game of the series 13-7 […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State held its initial scrimmage of the spring inside Davis Wade Stadium on Friday. The session included eight offensive touchdowns, two field goals and a defensive score, leaving head coach Dan Mullen pleased with what he saw on both sides of the ball. “I think we got […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Sometimes all it takes is one mistake to alter the outcome of a game. No. 21 South Carolina can attest to that, as a routine play was thrown away on a force play at second base to keep the second inning alive for Mississippi State. The Bulldogs capitalized […]