No. 6 MSU rallies over Iowa State in OT

By Luke Meredith AP Sports Writer AMES, Iowa (AP) — No. 6 Mississippi State found itself five minutes away from its first loss — and a...

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Mississippi State players celebrate after beating Ole Miss.

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Ole Miss issued a news release shortly before the Egg Bowl kick off announcing the retirement of defensive coordinator Dave Wommack and citing his success in a 38-year career. Minutes later, Mississippi State’s ground game delivered a painful reminder of the things that haven’t gone right this season. […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal OXFORD – On Mississippi State’s first play from scrimmage, Aeris Williams reeled off a 16-yard run. It was the first of many successful runs that Williams and quarterback Nick Fitzgerald would have as the Bulldogs rolled up 457 yards on the ground in their 55-20 victory over in-state rival Ole […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Ole Miss tight end Evan Engram sat out the final game of his career in street clothes with an injured hamstring. Engram, the nation’s leader among active tight ends with 2,320 career receiving yards, set Ole Miss records for career catches, receiving yards and touchdowns by a tight […]

By Kalani Takase Associated Press HONOLULU – Mississippi State coach Vic Schaefer used 13 players, and each of them scored. It was that kind of night for the Bulldogs. Jacaira Allen scored 12 of her 14 points in the second half, and No. 7 Mississippi State beat San Jose State 88-51 on Saturday in the […]

Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen was all smiles after his Bulldogs’ 55-20 victory over Ole Miss in the Egg Bowl. Mullen reclaimed possession of the Golden Egg Trophy for the first time since 2013. Opening Statement… “I am really proud of our kids, what they have been through, a lot of adversity. Whether it was […]

Mississippi State lost for the first time at home this season in a 87-73 setback to Lehigh without leading scorer Quinndary Weatherspoon. Afterwards, Bulldogs’ head coach Ben Howland spoke along with guards I.J. Ready and Tyson Carter.

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Timing and location are important components of any transaction. One could work in favor or Ole Miss this afternoon while the other is sketchy. The Rebels are glad to be at home for the Egg Bowl, but it might have been easier for them had they matched up […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal OXFORD – It has been 728 days since the Golden Egg Trophy last resided at Mississippi State. It made a brief appearance in Starkville last season only to return home with Ole Miss following a 38-27 victory. While there isn’t much left for the 4-7 Bulldogs to play for in […]

Let me guess, you’re not all that excited about today’s Battle for the Golden Egg. You’re not alone. Up against the Iron Bowl in today’s 2:30 p.m. TV slot, it might be the worst-rated rivalry game of the day. The year, maybe. But today’s game, between teams with a combined 9-13 record, does give us […]