John Cohen is in his first year as Mississippi State's athletic director. (Kelly Price/ Mississippi State)

Q&A with MSU athletic director John Cohen

Mississippi State held the first of its Road Dawg Tour stops in Biloxi Wednesday evening at the Maritime & Seafood Industry Museum....

JACKSON (AP) – Mississippi State University wants to replace the sound system at its football stadium. The state College Board on Thursday approved a plan to hire an architect to design the estimated $2 million upgrade for Davis Wade Stadium. In documents submitted to trustees, the university says the current sound system causes a delay […]

First in a series It’s a different look for the quarterback position than last year when the Rebels returned Chad Kelly, a senior, with All-SEC potential and had the No. 1-ranked freshman to provide depth. That depth was needed in November when Kelly tore up a knee, and Shea Patterson was up to the challenge […]

By Blake Morgan Daily Journal NETTLETON – About the only thing to slow down the Nettleton baseball team on Monday night was the umpires, who showed up about 45 minutes late. From the opening pitch, the Tigers controlled Game 2 of the first round of the 3A state playoffs against Water Valley in dominating fashion. […]

By Gene Phelps Daily Journal New Site, a newcomer to the high school baseball playoffs, continued to make history Monday. The Royals defeated visiting East Side 10-0 in six innings to win Game 2 of their MHSAA Class 3A best-of-three first-round playoff series to advance to the second round. “I was glad with our approach […]

Daily Journal Itawamba Community College women’s basketball coach Nanci Gray will be inducted into the MACJC Sports Hall of Fame tonight at Hinds Community College in Pearl. Gray, who played basketball at Houlka and ICC, recently completed her 11th season as head coach of the Lady Indians. After spending more than 27 years in high […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal PEARL – The Governor’s Cup may not affect Ole Miss or No. 10 Mississippi State in the SEC standings but there is still plenty to play for in tonight’s game at Trustmark Park. First pitch is set for 6:30 p.m. on the SEC Network. The Diamond Dogs are trying to […]


Looking Back: The Rebels went 3-1 on the week. They improved to 7-0 all-time against Arkansas-Pine Bluff with a 14-6 win in non-conference action. After returning home and dropping the series-opening game against Missouri 9-3, the Rebels went to win the first series of the second half of SEC play by winning 3-1 in Game […]


Looking Back: The Diamond Dogs lost 5-2 at South Alabama on Tuesday before bouncing back to sweep Alabama in three one-run games – 6-5, 4-3 and 13-12 in 13 innings. It was MSU’s fifth straight SEC series victory and third sweep. Looking Ahead: The Bulldogs play Ole Miss at Trustmark Park in Pearl tonight at […]

Mooreville head football coach John Keith has resigned after coaching one season at his alma mater. Keith’s Troopers finished 6-5 overall – 4-1 in Division 4-3A – and lost in the first round of the Class 3A playoffs. Mooreville finished 3-8 in 2015. The team moves up to Class 4A this fall. Keith said Monday […]