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MSU announces Holman’s signing

Continuing his tear on the recruiting trail, Mississippi State coach Ben Howland announced Thursday the signing of Aric Holman, a four-star standout from the state of Kentucky. The addition of Holman bolsters the 2015 MSU recruiting class, as he joins three-star

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Dunlap transferring from MSU

Maurice Dunlap is transferring from Mississippi State. (Logan  Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Mississippi State added one player and lost another on Thursday. The Bulldogs signed four-star power forward Aric Holman and parted ways with shooting guard Maurice Dunlap. Dunlap decided to transfer after appearing in seven games for Rick Ray last year

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Bulldogs sign four-star PF

Collins' Traejon Stone (23) has his shot blocked by Owensboro's Aric Holman during their first round game in the KHSAA high school basketball tournament, March 18, 2015 in Lexington, Ky. (AP Photo/James Crisp)

Ben Howland missed Monday’s stop in Tupelo for the Road Dawgs Tour in order to host four-star prospect Aric Holman on an official visit. That decision paid off as Holman signed his letter of intent on that visit and announced

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MSU has 36 student-athletes graduate this spring

Templeton Athletic Academic Center

Thirty-six Mississippi State Bulldogs officially earned their academic degrees in 2015 spring commencement ceremonies held on campus. For the first time in school history, Bulldog scholarship athletes finished the fall and spring semesters with over a 3.0 cumulative grade point

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Video: Vic Schaefer

Mississippi State women’s basketball coach Vic Schaefer speaks about his team’s success this past season and where the program is headed while in Tupelo for the Road Dawgs Tour. Schaefer also discussed the impact his five signees can have as

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Franklin hired as Kansas associate head coach

In 2012, Mississippi State hired Kansas assistant coach Aqua Franklin. On Wednesday, the Jayhawks hired her back. Franklin was named Kansas’ associate head coach under new coach Brandon Schneider, who she worked for at Stephen F. Austin in 2010-11. Franklin

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Video: Victoria Vivians

Mississippi State women’s basketball standout Victoria Vivians will have the opportunity to represent her country as one of 54 players invited to Colorado Springs, Colo., to tryout for Team USA. A total of 12 players will be picked for two

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Vivians invited to Team USA tryouts

Mississippi State’s Victoria Vivians will have a chance to represent her country as a participant in the 2015 USA Basketball Pan American Games and World University Games team trials. Vivians is one of 54 players invited to the trials at

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Dunlap dealt with change during freshman year

Maurice Dunlap was just getting adjusted to college basketball when his season and career changed in a snap. That snap occurred during practice in mid-December when the Mississippi State freshman guard fractured his right wrist. Initially, Dunlap was only expected

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MSU to take part in Big 12/SEC Challenge

Mississippi State will take on Iowa State and Oklahoma State as part of the Big 12/SEC Women’s Basketball Challenge in 2016 and 2017. The Bulldogs will travel to Iowa State in 2016 and Oklahoma State will travel to Starkville the

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Alwal signs with Atlanta Dream

Duke's Elizabeth Williams guards Mississippi State's Martha Alwal (10) during the second half of a women's college basketball game in the second round of the NCAA tournament in Durham, N.C., Sunday, March 22, 2015. Duke won 64-56 to advance to the Spokane regional. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

Martha Alwal may have not been selected in the WNBA Draft earlier this month but the former Mississippi State standout has signed a training camp contract with the Atlanta Dream. “I want to thank the Atlanta Dream for inviting me

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