Worth the wait

Will Coleman will have two years of eligibility remaining after being ruled academically ineligible last season. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Will Coleman had plenty of options coming out of Tyler (Texas) Junior College in 2014. The former three-star defensive end garnered 11 scholarship offers but ultimately chose to attend Mississippi State. Coleman arrived in Starkville a year ago expecting to

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Bulldogs release tentative SEC slate

Mississippi State and John Cohen won only one SEC series in 2015 finishing with a 8-22 league mark. (AP Photo/Andrew Shurtleff)

Mississippi State released a tentative Southeastern Conference portion of its 2016 baseball schedule on Monday. The Bulldogs will begin the SEC slate on the road at national runner-up Vanderbilt before returning home for back-to-back weekends against Georgia and Ole Miss.

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Howland talks offseason progress

Ben Howland is still awaiting the arrival of one player at Mississippi State. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File)

Mississippi State’s Ben Howland joined the rest of the league’s coaches on the SEC men’s basketball teleconference on Monday to discuss the Bulldogs’ offseason. Here is a transcript of Ray’s time on the call…  Opening statement: Howland: “I’m excited No.

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Bulldogs in summer leagues

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Mississippi State is sending 23 players to participate in nine summer leagues around the country. Each week, Logan Lowery of the Daily Journal will update the Diamond Dogs statistics throughout the summer. CAL RIPKEN COLLEGIATE LEAGUE Cody Brown Team: Bethesda Big

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Heck signs with Gateway Grizzlies

Seth Heck made his pro debut on Saturday with the Gateway Grizzlies. (AP Photo/Jim Lytle)

Former Mississippi State infielder Seth Heck has signed an independent league contract with the Gateway Grizzlies. Heck started at shortstop in his Frontier League debut on Saturday against another former Diamond Dog, Jaron Shepherd, of the Rockford Aviators. Heck went

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Post spring tackle review

Justin Senior is one of two starting offensive linemen returning for the Bulldogs. (AP Photo/Jim Lytle)

Mississippi State must replace one of the key positions on any team at left tackle. Blaine Clausell graduated after being the Bulldogs bookend for the better part of four years leaving a vacancy of protecting Dak Prescott‘s blindside. Rising junior

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Bulldogs in Baseball

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Mississippi State currently has 32 former players or signees active in professional baseball this season. Each week Logan Lowery of the Daily Journal takes a look at their performances. Check out how the former Diamond Dogs are doing. Corey Dickerson Position: Left field Team: Colorado Rockies

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Gridley grabs his opportunity

Ryan Gridley wasn’t sure what his role would be when he arrived at Mississippi State. Gridley began his true freshman season as a back-up second baseman but would end it as the Bulldogs everyday starter at shortstop. He cracked the

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Post spring tight end review

Gus Walley is Mississippi State's most experienced tight end returning.  (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

One position for Mississippi State that will certainly have a new look in 2015 is at tight end. The Bulldogs graduated both Malcolm Johnson and Brandon Hill who were mainstays there for four years. Now MSU must rely on a

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Prescott selected as second team All-American

  Mississippi State senior quarterback Dak Prescott earned a spot as a second team Preseason All-American by Athlon Sports. The publication also placed Prescott as its first team All-SEC signal caller earlier this month. The 6-foot-2, 230-pounder from Haughton, La.,

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Irvin-Sills transfers from MSU

Sophomore defensive back Jahmere Irvin-Sills intends to transfer from Mississippi State according to a team spokesman. Irvin-Sills appeared in nine games as a redshirt freshman cornerback last season and recorded 10 tackles. The 5-foot-10, 175-pounder worked at safety during spring

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