By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Coach Dan Mullen is calling for a crowd of 30,000 at the annual Mississippi State spring game today. But make no mistake, the noon scrimmage inside Davis Wade Stadium is more than a glorified practice. “I know some people are getting away from having a spring game but […]

MITCHELL

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – The largest on-campus crowd to ever witness a college baseball game on a Friday night saw No. 19 Ole Miss scratch across five runs in its first four at bats. The offensive outburst against Mississippi State All-American Ross Mitchell was enough to push the Rebels past the 17th-ranked […]

ELLIS

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Hearing from Mississippi State fans before the game rather than during was fine for Chris Ellis. The Ole Miss right-hander had given up 11 runs, seven earned, over his previous two starts but pitched into the seventh to handcuff the Bulldogs as the Rebels won 6-1 in the […]

By R.B. Fallstrom AP Sports Writer ST. LOUIS – Missouri decided enough was enough. Star wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham, once heralded as the No. 1 recruit in the nation, has been kicked off the team. The move was announced Friday, a day after police in Columbia, Mo., said no charges would be filed in a […]

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As a freshman, defensive tackle Chris Jones recorded three sacks and led the team with 10 quarterback hurries.

By David Brandt AP Sports Writer STARKVILLE – As a freshman, Chris Jones was arguably Mississippi State’s best defensive football player. The scary part for opponents is he didn’t really know what he was doing. The 6-foot-5, 300-pound defensive tackle from nearby Houston used his sheer talent to finish with 32 tackles, including seven tackles […]

Ross Mitchell is slated to start for Mississippi State tonight as the Bulldogs start a series with Ole Miss. (AP Photo/Ted Kirk, File)

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – In 1989 Mississippi State set the NCAA on-campus attendance record with a crowd of 14,991 at Dudy Noble Field. In fact, the Bulldogs own all of the top 10 on-campus crowds in NCAA history. This weekend MSU plans to set a new attendance benchmark while hosting in-state rival […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal As Ole Miss baseball players watched Mississippi State advance through the postseason last year they couldn’t help but think, “That might have been us.” The Bulldogs launched their run to the College World Series championship games from a 16-14 SEC regular season. That turned into a deep SEC tournament run […]

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MSU football coach Dan Mullen speaks at a press conference announcing specialty uniforms for the 2014 season opener.

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State will not only open a newly renovated Davis Wade Stadium against Southern Miss on Aug. 30, it will also debut new uniforms. The Bulldogs and adidas have agreed to a renewed seven-year partnership and unveiled a pair of new uniform designs on Thursday. MSU will don […]

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Itawamba's Brady Chambley pitches during Wednesday's game against Northeast.

By David Wheeler Special to the Journal FULTON – The Northeast Tigers were able to secure a victory on Wednesday thanks to a new rule this season that extended Game 1 of a doubleheader. Northeast scored the tying run in the top of the ninth, then plated three in the tenth to down its rival […]