Daily Journal The “SEC Nation” pregame show will be in Starkville on Oct. 4, the SEC Network announced Monday. Mississippi State plays Texas A&M at 11 a.m. on ESPN. The two-hour “SEC Nation” show airs at 9 a.m. Joe Tessitore is joined by Tim Tebow, Marcus Spears, Paul Finebaum and Kaylee Hartung on the weekly […]

By John Davis Oxford Citizen Ole Miss remained hot on the recruiting trail with the pickup of Brookhaven linebacker Leo Lewis Tuesday evening. The in-state standout gave the Rebels’ 2015 signing class another big boost when he became the fourth player since Sept. 9 to make a verbal pledge. Lewis is rated as the nation’s […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Ole Miss and Memphis share recruiting territory and a media market, but they don’t share a lot of familiarity with one another. The two teams haven’t played since 2009, and that’s one reason that Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze stopped short of calling Saturday’s series renewal a “rivalry […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – While Mississippi State center Dillon Day has denied intentionally stepping on players in Saturday’s 34-29 win at LSU, losing coach Les Miles said he has sent video of two incidents to the SEC office. Day addressed the situation in an open letter to Mississippi State fans on Twitter. […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Sometimes old men have useful advice. Ole Miss linebacker D.T. Shackelford is 24 years old, not old in all walks of life, but pretty old walking around the locker room of a college football team. In his sixth year of eligibility because of two knee surgeries Shackelford is […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Junior quarterback Dak Prescott was honored as Co-Offensive Player of the Week by the SEC on Monday, sharing the award with Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper. Prescott accounted for 373 yards and three touchdowns at LSU. He completed 15 of 24 passes for 268 yards and two touchdowns […]

Daily Journal The biggest day of college football for Mississippi in recent memory will play out with a pair of nationally televised home games on Oct. 4. Alabama will visit Ole Miss for a 2:30 p.m. game on CBS, the league office announced on Monday. Texas A&M will visit Mississippi State for an 11 a.m. […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal Undefeated Ole Miss and Mississippi State are both in the top 25 for the first time since 1999. Ole Miss – which was off on Saturday – held steady at No. 10 in the AP poll, while the Bulldogs broke into the rankings at No. 14 after Saturday night’s 34-29 […]

Mississippi State's Jameon Lewis celebrates his touchdown reception in the first half against LSU. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Mississippi State’s 34-29 win over LSU on Saturday night wasn’t so shocking. After all, I believe the Bulldogs have the most talented and deepest roster that they’ve had since I started covering them a decade ago. MSU was clearly the better team and proved it on both sides of the ball against the Tigers. But […]