By Dave Royse Associated Press PEORIA, Ill. – According to Ole Miss Coach Andy Kennedy, Rebels point guard Stefan Moody still has a lot to learn. The leading returning scorer from last season in the Southeastern Conference is currently tied atop the conference in points per game, but still has to figure out how to […]

By David Brandt AP Sports Writer STARKVILLE – Gavin Ware scored 22 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead Mississippi State over UT Martin 76-51 on Saturday. Freshman Quinndary Weatherspoon added 16 points on 6-of-6 shooting for the Bulldogs (3-3), who won their second straight. Ware made 9 of 12 shots from the field and […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Dan Mullen may not be from Mississippi, but he has certainly been able to rekindle the annual rivalry between Mississippi State and Ole Miss known as the Egg Bowl. During his seven-year tenure as coach, Mullen has been able to incite Bulldog fans while also antagonizing his neighbors […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal STARKVILLE – After making one of the best running backs in the country look average, there isn’t much the Ole Miss defense can carry over from last week’s game plan. When No. 19 Ole Miss and No. 23 Mississippi State meet tonight at Davis-Wade Stadium it will be all about […]

KEYS FOR VICTORY 1. No lulls allowed Last week the Bulldogs held a commanding 31-14 lead only to watch is dissipate as Arkansas scored 28 unanswered points to take back control of the game. The Razorback took advantage of three turnovers during that run. MSU can ill-afford to have another lull like that against a […]

KEYS FOR VICTORY 1. Let not bells toll for thee While home field has been a huge advantage in this series, this will be the Rebels’ first venture into the new and louder Davis-Wade Stadium. Ole Miss handled what could be considered the loudest and most difficult environment, Alabama, but was beaten badly at Florida […]

By David Brandt Associated Press STARKVILLE – Nearly flawless post play led No. 8 Mississippi State to an easy 92-34 victory over Norfolk State on Friday night. Mississippi State hosts Savannah State on Sunday. Freshman Teaira McCowan scored 20 points and grabbed 11 rebounds while junior Chinwe Okorie added 15 points as the Bulldogs (4-0) […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – When Mississippi State honors its 15 seniors prior to Saturday’s Egg Bowl, there will likely be one ovation that’s louder and longer than the rest. That appreciative applause will be reserved for quarterback Dak Prescott, a player that has rewritten the Bulldogs’ record book and helped redefine the […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – When he needed a replacement for his leading tackler, Hugh Freeze got more than he could have hoped for in DeMarquis Gates. A sophomore linebacker, Gates stepped in for Denzel Nkemdiche last week against one of the top running backs in the nation, LSU’s Leonard Fournette. Gates responded […]