Hawkins hasn’t missed a beat

By John McWilliams Special to the Journal FLORENCE, Ala. – When Kendrick Doss signed with Ole Miss last season, many thought the...


By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State saw its season end last year on 3-pointer at the buzzer in the quarterfinals of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament. But the Bulldogs were able to bounce back in a big way Thursday night by upsetting No. 17 West Virginia 74-61 to advance to the Preseason […]


By John Davis Oxford Citizen PETAL – A running game that ranks in the bottom third of the SEC should only improve for Ole Miss in the future thanks to garnering the state’s best offensive lineman. Petal guard Javon Patterson, regarded as one of the nation’s best guards prospects for the 2015 class, chose Ole […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal Mississippi State’s on-field success continues to carry over to the recruiting trail as the Bulldogs added a commitment from 2016 defensive tackle Caleb Tillman. Tillman, a 6-foot-3, 265-pounder from Northview High School in Dothan, Ala., chose MSU over offers from Kentucky, Louisville and Ole Miss. Tillman’s pledge pushes the Bulldogs […]

Ducks Unlimited members across North America support a conservation project that is truly sweeping in scope. Their work and contributions protect nesting grounds in the far north and hunting opportunities at home. (Courtesy Wikimedia Commons)

By Kevin Tate Outdoors Writer When local Ducks Unlimited members gather Dec. 11 to socialize, eat and bid on merchandise, they’ll be supporting efforts that have helped wildlife thrive all across the continent as well as here at home. “The main focus of Ducks Unlimited is on the prairie pothole region, the ducks’ breeding ground […]

The Old Man rarely loaded his shotgun any more, leaving the shooting to the boys he’d trained to get ahead of the dogs and cut off the chase. For him, the chase itself, not the conclusion, was the purpose of the day, and he stayed as close to it as he could. “When I was […]

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Every Thursday, the hosts of the weekday Supertalk Mississippi show “Head to Head” will answer a question exclusively for Daily Journal readers. Oxford native Richard Cross is also part of the new SEC Network broadcast team, while Matt Wyatt is former MSU quarterback and the color man for Bulldogs’ football broadcasts. Email your questions to […]

By Brandon Speck Daily Journal STARKVILLE – “The Money Team” has been worth the price of admission to watch Starkville play this season. The self-named trio – quarterback Brady Davis and receivers A.J. Brown (6-foot-3, 215) and Raphael Leonard (6-foot-3, 185) – have also made defenders pay, a lot more. The moniker came from the […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Very few of Mississippi State’s 20 seniors arrived as heralded recruits, and the 2010 class was rated only 38th nationally by Rivals.com. It was the first class signed entirely by Dan Mullen and his staff, and although it lacked star power on paper, it is hard to argue […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – After a disappointing debut, Ole Miss basketball made strides Monday night in a road win at Troy. The Rebels dropped their opener 66-65 at home against Charleston Southern. Against the Trojans, shooting and rebounding were better, defense was consistent, and it all added up to a 74-64 win. […]