Dixon walking on at MSU

Rashun Dixon is giving football another try after six years in professional baseball.

Rashun Dixon signed with Mississippi State as a four-star safety in Sylvester Croom’s 2008 class. But the former Terry two-sport standout never arrived in Starkville after being selected in the 10th round of the MLB Draft by the Oakland Athletics.

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Kirtane named assistant tennis coach

Sachin Kirtane

STARKVILLE – Sachin Kirtane, recently the head coach at Lindsey Wilson College, has been named assistant coach of the Mississippi State women’s tennis program, according to an announcement Thursday. Kirtane replaces James Bryce, who was named head coach at James

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Bulldogs land Mississippi’s No. 2 prospect

Dan Mullen has made headlines in the last few weeks with his 2015 recruiting class ranked 11th in the country. With the addition of three-star shooting guard Quinndary Weatherspoon on Wednesday, so is Rick Ray’s 2015 basketball class. Weatherspoon became

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HDVideo: Preston Smith

Mississippi State defensive end Preston Smith reported for his senior season on Wednesday. Smith revealed his plans to get more sacks this year and broke down the Bulldogs defensive line. MSU’s first practice of the fall begins Thursday at 4:45

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HDVideo: Dak Prescott

Mississippi State junior quarterback Dak Prescott reported back on Wednesday prior to Thursday’s first practice. There are high expectations for Prescott this season and he spoke about how he is dealing with those. He also talked about the no huddle

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Three Bulldogs will miss 2014 season

Chad Bumphis, Ferlando Bohanna

Not among the 105 players who reported on Wednesday were senior linebacker Ferlando Bohanna, senior safety Dee Arrington and redshirt freshman defensive end Trent Simpson. Multiple concussions limited Bohanna to just the Bowling Green game last season, where he recorded

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Cooper to practice when camp begins

Linebacker Deshon Cooper was among the 105 listed on Mississippi State’s reporting roster on Wednesday. The 6-foot-2, 209-pounder from Atlanta is eligible to begin practicing when the Bulldogs open camp on Thursday. Cooper will be permitted to practice until Aug.

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HDVideo: Ben Beckwith

Mississippi State senior offensive guard Ben Beckwith reported back Wednesday along with 104 other teammates. Beckwith shared his thoughts on the offensive line along with his expectations for when training camp begins on Thursday. He also gave some insight on

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HDVideo: Taveze Calhoun

Last season, one of the biggest questions for Mississippi State was at cornerback, where the Bulldogs had to replace two NFL second round draft picks. But the emergance of Taveze Calhoun helped MSU have one of the budding secondaries in

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HDVideo: Chris Jones

Mississipppi State sophomore defensive tackle Chris Jones reported back on Wednesday prior to training camp beginning on Thursday. Jones spoke about his changed mindset entering his second season and what he thinks about still being listed as a backup on

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Bulldogs gain 27th commitment

Trey Derouen is the third offensive lineman to commit to the Bulldogs for 2015. (Photo Courtesy of 247Sports.com)

Mississippi State’s 2015 class swelled to 27 late Tuesday as three-star offensive guard Trey Derouen gave his commitment. The 6-foot-3, 309-pounder from Parkview High School (Lilburn, Ga.) is rated as the No. 50 guard in the nation by 247Sports.com. Derouen chose

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