First impression enough for Holland

John Holland played in all but three of Mississippi State's games as a junior last season. (Mississippi State)

Despite growing up two states away in Georgia, John Holland had never been to Mississippi until he took his official visit to Starkville in March 2014. The transfer second baseman from Chattahoochee Valley (Ala.) Community College knew during that initial

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Bulldogs get massive in-state tackle

Philadelphia offensive tackle Greg Eiland committed to Mississippi State on Sunday. (Photo courtesy of

Mississippi State added another member to its 2016 recruiting class in massive three-star offensive tackle Greg Eiland. The 6-foot-7, 330-pounder from Philadelphia chose the Bulldogs over offers from Jacksonville State, Louisiana Tech, Louisiana-Lafayette, Memphis, Ole Miss, San Diego State, Southern

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Post spring defensive end review

Ryan Brown is the only returning starter from Mississippi State's defensive line. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

Mississippi State graduated Preston Smith and John Harris at defensive end but the position should be in good hands for several seasons to come with the depth David Turner has built there. Ryan Brown is back for his senior season.

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Recapping last week at MSU

I’m back to work after taking my final week of vacation before the new sports year at Mississippi State starts Sunday as the football team reports back. The first practice begins on Monday but is not open to the public.

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Brown forces teams to take notice

Daniel Brown went 1-0 with a 4.87 ERA and 28 strikeouts during his first season in Starkville. (Mississippi State)

As a senior at Mount Vernon (Texas) High School, Daniel Brown struck out an astounding 171 batters in only 82 2/3 innings to go along with a 9-2 record and a 0.51 earned run average. Despite those lofty statistics, major

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Post spring safety review

Mississippi State lost a lot of personnel on defense last season. Perhaps the position hit hardest was Tony Hughes‘ group at safety. Starters Jay Hughes and Justin Cox have departed and Kendrick Market is attempting to comeback from an Achilles

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Deets making strides at MSU

Mississippi State hired David Deets as its new basketball strength and conditioning coach last month to replace Richard Akins, who retired after 33 years with the Bulldogs. Deets is already making an impact, especially with MSU’s big men. “Fallou (Ndoye)

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Hoyett moving up on D-line depth chart

Braxton Hoyett exited the spring in a battle with Cory Thomas to be the Bulldogs second team defensive tackle. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Braxton Hoyett knew this spring would be an important one for him to step forward on the depth chart. Mississippi State graduated three defensive tackles in Kaleb Eulls, P.J. Jones and Curtis Virges and Hoyett decided the would go after

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Video: Gavin Ware

Mississippi State forward Gavin Ware speaks about his new training and diet regimen and how he’s approaching his final year. Ware also talked about the team’s chemistry so far this summer.

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Bulldogs in Baseball

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Mississippi State currently has 34 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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Mintz makes the most of only baseball offer

Levi Mintz pitched 10 shutout appearances out of the Bulldogs' bullpen as a redshirt freshman. (Mississippi State)

Levi Mintz‘s only option to play baseball out of high school was from Mississippi State. However, taking the Bulldogs up on that option was a bit more complicated. Mintz also shared a love for football and had scholarships to play

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