Valiant effort by Bulldogs falls short against Tennessee

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – A spirited second-half rally fell short as No. 18 Mississippi State dropped a 79-67 Southeastern Conference women’s basketball decision to No. 6 Tennessee Sunday afternoon at Thompson-Boling Arena. MSU trailed by five points at halftime and fell

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Tennessee preview

No. 18 Mississippi State heads to Rocky Top Sunday afternoon to face its highest-ranked foe of the season in No. 6 Tennessee. Tip at Thompson-Boling Arena is set for 2 p.m. CT, with Cara Capuano and Steffi Sorensen calling the

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Postgame interviews: LSU

Mississippi State snapped a two-game skid with a 73-67 signature win against LSU on Saturday. After the game the Daily Journal caught up with head coaches Rick Ray and Johnny Jones as well as Bulldog guards I.J. Ready and Fred

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Mitchell shines in Saturday scrimmage

All-SEC left-handed pitcher Ross Mitchell led Maroon to a 2-0 shutout victory against Gray Saturday afternoon in Mississippi State baseball’s fifth intrasquad scrimmage of the spring. More than 700 fans attended the seven-inning scrimmage at Dudy Noble Field. Mitchell started on

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MSU adds commitment, loses another

Parkway (La.) three-star cornerback C.J. Morgan-Walker committed on Saturday. (Photo courtesy of 247Sports.com)

Mississippi State added the ninth member of its 2016 class on Saturday as three-star cornerback C.J. Morgan-Walker committed while visiting for junior day. The 5-foot-10, 180-pounder from Bossier City, La., chose the Bulldogs over offers from California, Houston, Louisiana Tech,

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Live from the Hump

Humphrey Coliseum

I arrived courtside for today’s matchup with LSU. It’ll be interesting to see how former Mississippi State signee Josh Gray does in this one. I also want to see how the Bulldogs bounce back after two close losses. Remember that

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LSU preview

Fallou Ndoye has started six games as a redshirt freshman. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Mississippi State is still a work in progress. Although the Bulldogs have played better basketball of late, the team is still learning how to close out games. MSU let an eight point lead slip away against Georgia last weekend and

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Three MSU linebackers in Super Bowl

Chris White will be one of three former MSU linebackers in the Super Bowl. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Mississippi State linebackers coach Manny Diaz will watch today’s Super Bowl with a sense of pride. Three linebackers from his previous stint in Starkville will be on the sidelines representing the Bulldogs. K.J. Wright starts for the Seattle Seahawks while

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Lewis to play in College Gridiron Showcase

Jameon Lewis will be the only Bulldog playing in the College Gridiron Showcase. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

Mississippi State wide receiver Jameon Lewis will represent the Bulldogs in the College Gridiron Showcase Saturday at 1:30 p.m. in Arlington, Texas. The game will be televised on Comcast Sports Network. Lewis will play for the Desperados, coached by Mississippian

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Postgame interviews: Vanderbilt

No. 18 Mississippi State exacted some revenge for a Jan. 11 loss to Vanderbilt with a 69-44 home victory over the Commodores on Thursday. Head coach Vic Schaefer along with players Kendra Grant, Martha Alwal and Victoria Vivians spoke about

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Q&A with Rivals.com recruiting analyst Jason Howell

This afternoon I got the opportunity to catch up with one of my former colleagues Jason Howell, the Southeast recruiting analyst for Rivals.com, for an article I’m writing on Mississippi State’s 2015 class. All of the conversation will not be

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