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Champion signs with Co-Lin

Tommy Champion signed with Copiah-Lincoln Community College (Photo Courtesy of

Mississippi State will have to wait a bit longer for four-star offensive tackle Tommy Champion‘s arrival. The 6-foot-5, 285-pounder from Callaway High School signed with Copiah-Lincoln Community College on Wednesday and is no longer a part of the Bulldogs 2015

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Bulldogs sign five mid-year transfers

The nation's No. 1 junior college offensive lineman, Martinas Rankin, committed and signed with the Bulldogs on Wednesday. (Photo courtesy of

Mississippi State and head coach Dan Mullen added five mid-year transfers to the roster for the spring semester. The Bulldogs signed three instate junior college prospects to national letters of intent while two early high school graduates inked financial aid

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Derouen back on the market

Trey Derouen was offered a greyshirt by the Bulldogs. (Photo Courtesy of

Lilburn, Ga., three-star offensive guard Trey Derouen is back on the market after decommitting from Mississippi State last week. The 6-foot-3, 309-pounder was offered a greyshirt by the Bulldogs but chose to reopen his recruitment. Derouen also has offers from

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Final stats for MSU commitments

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Each week the Daily Journal will preview the weekly games of Mississippi State’s current commitments. The Bulldogs currently have 37 verbal commitments and their 2015 class is rated 15th nationally by 2015 Commitments Fletcher Adams Position: Defensive tackle Height/

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Tupelo’s Wilson flips to UGA

Tupelo’s Jarvis Wilson has switched his commitment from Mississippi State to Georgia. The 6-foot-2, 197-pound safety officially visited Athens over the weekend and announced his decision via Twitter late Wednesday night. Wilson had been committed to MSU since May 6.

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Hines III drops MSU commitment

Mississippi State’s 2017 recruiting class is back to being empty as Plano, Texas four-star linebacker Anthony Hines III dropped his commitment from the Bulldogs after 13 months. Hines III tweeted Friday evening “After speaking with my parents and coaches, I

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Ray adds second commitment of the week

Quitman's Darius Hicks is the Bulldogs second 2016 commitment this week. (Photo courtesy of

Mississippi State head coach Rick Ray added his second 2016 commitment of the week landing Quitman power forward Darius Hicks. The 6-foot-7, 210-pounder is considered the No. 2 prospect in Mississippi and the No. 29 power forward nationally by Hicks

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Virgil reopens recruitment

Three-star quarterback Chason Virgil is no longer committed to Mississippi State. (Photo Courtesy of 247Sports)

  Mesquite, Texas three-star quarterback Chason Virgil chose to reopen his recruitment after being offered a greyshirt by MSU and is no longer committed to the Bulldogs. Virgil was slated to graduate early next month and had been committed to

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State adds 2016 defensive tackle

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Mississippi State’s on field success continues to carry over to the recruiting trail as the Bulldogs added a commitment from 2016 defensive tackle Caleb Tillman. Tillman is a 6-foot-3, 265-pounder from Northview High School in Dothan, Ala., who chose MSU

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Bulldogs add four-star SG

D'Marcus Simonds is Mississippi State's first commitment in the 2016 class. (Photo courtesy of

  Rick Ray is off to a strong start to his 2016 recruiting class adding the commitment of four-star shooting guard D’Marcus Simonds Tuesday evening. Simonds is a 6-foot-4, 196-pounder from Buford High School and is the No. 2 rated

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Ray inks three hoops standouts

Rick Ray took advantage of the early signing period and inked three players expected to make an immediate impact next year. The heralded class features guards Quinndary Weatherspoon of Camden, Miss., and Tookie Brown of Madison, Ga., and forward Joe Strugg

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