Logan Lowery


I have covered Mississippi State in some capacity since 2004 and joined the Daily Journal staff in 2013. I enjoy short walks on the beach, performing concerts in my car and watching professional wrestling.

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STARKVILLE When the kickoff time for Mississippi State’s season opener was announced three months ago, I could only let out a sigh. OK, maybe a cuss word or two. The era of the 9 p.m. kickoff is now upon on us. Conference USA made the decision independently of either Southern Miss or MSU to have […]

BY LOGAN LOWERY DAILY JOURNAL STARKVILLE – When Evan Sobiesk announced in January that he was leaving Mississippi State to attend dental school, Devon Bell knew immediately that he would be rejoining the placekicking ranks. Bell had served the Bulldogs in that capacity before but did not attempt a field goal or extra point at […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal The honors continue to pour in for Mississippi State’s Brent Rooker. A week after being named the Most Improved Player in the New England Collegiate Baseball League, the sophomore outfielder was selected as its Most Valuable Player as well. Rooker hit .360 and led the league with 59 hits, 10 […]

BY LOGAN LOWERY DAILY JOURNAL STARKVILLE – Mississippi State has not shied away from scheduling in-state opponents during Dan Mullen’s tenure. The Bulldogs will open the season with Southern Miss for the second straight year. “It is a huge game in the state of Mississippi and to the people here,” Mullen said. “This is a […]

BY LOGAN LOWERY DAILY JOURNAL STARKVILLE – Much has been made about Mississippi State’s lack of experience returning this fall. The Bulldogs only have eight returning starters back on offense and defense but all 22 positions on both sides of the ball will be manned by an upperclassmen according to the depth chart that was […]

BY LOGAN LOWERY DAILY JOURNAL STARKVILLE – When the season kicks off for Mississippi State this week, Johnathan Calvin has a chance for significant playing time. It is an opportunity that may not have been afforded the defensive end had he not graduated from Copiah-Lincoln Community College early. Calvin was able to enroll in January […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Donald Gray’s college career did not begin as he envisioned. Gray signed with Mississippi State out of high school in 2013 but failed to qualify academically. The Bulldogs placed the talented receiver at Copiah-Lincoln Community College, but he injured his ankle during preseason practice and cost Gray the […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – The safety position has been a spot of contention for Mississippi State during the offseason. Both 2014 starters Jay Hughes and Justin Cox are gone and senior Kendrick Market is attempting to return from a ruptured Achilles suffered in the Egg Bowl. But despite some inexperience, the Bulldogs […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – When Mississippi State signed Martinas Rankin, the nation’s top junior college offensive tackle last year, many believed he would walk right into a starting spot on the Bulldogs line. That has not been the case. With the season quickly approaching, Rankin is still locked in a battle at […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Deshea Townsend knows a thing or two about what it takes to succeed, not only in the Southeastern Conference but in the NFL as well. Townsend was an All-SEC corner at Alabama before spending 13 years in the NFL and winning two Super Bowls with the Pittsburgh Steelers. […]