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Postgame interviews: Spring game

The Maroon Team prevailed 41-38 in Mississippi State’s annual spring game on a 28-yard field goal by Evan Sobiesk on the final play. After the game Sobiesk, Dan Mullen, A.J. Jefferson, Fred Brown, Dak Prescott and Chris Jones talked about

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Saturday scrimmage stats

Cedric Jiles made five tackles and had an interception during Saturday's scrimmage. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Scoring: 49-yard field goal by Evan Sobiesk 33-yard field goal by Westin Graves Gus Walley 37-yard pass from Dak Prescott (Graves kick) 35-yard field goal by Sobiesk Jameon Lewis 48-yard pass from Prescott (Sobiesk kick) 24-yard field goal by #41

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Thursday practice notes

Nick Griffin and the Bulldogs practiced on the grass practice field on Thursday afternoon. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Mississippi State practiced on grass for the first time this spring. With two of its four practice fields under construction, the Bulldogs worked on the grass field closest to the softball field and tennis courts. It is the first time

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Tuesday practice notes

John Harris had another strong practice on Tuesday. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

After holding four practices in each of the first two weeks of spring, Mississippi State will conduct three practices each of the next two weeks and hold one closed practice following the spring game on April 12. In the injury

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Friday practice notes

Preston Smith goes through defensive line drills on Friday. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Today was the final practice before Mississippi State’s first major scrimmage of the spring scheduled for 11 a.m. on Saturday inside Davis Wade Stadium. It was also the first spring practice that senior defensive tackle P.J. Jones was able to

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Thursday practice notes

Nick Fitzgerald worked with the Bulldogs during bowl prep and is practicing this spring after graduating high school a semester early. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Today was the annual coaches’ clinic at Mississippi State when area high school coaches spend a day working with the Bulldogs staff. There were hundreds of them at practice this afternoon. In addition to the high school coaches, there was

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Friday practice notes

Sophomore defensive tackle Nick James has had a solid first week of spring. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Here are a few notes from Friday’s spring practice at Mississippi State. I’m a little late getting these up tonight due to practice and the baseball game going back-to-back. Today was the Bulldogs first day in pads. Sophomore wide receiver

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Wednesday practice notes

Houston's Chris Jones appears to have trimmed down some this spring. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

My practice notes are not nearly as expansive as on Day 1 but of course there was a lot to take in with position changes, guys recovering from injuries, etc… Practice was again in shells and shorts. I noticed during

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Monday bowl practice notes

Day four of Mississippi State’s Liberty Bowl practices is in the books. The Bulldogs worked for two hours Monday afternoon before film sessions and meetings to wrap up the day. Here are a few notes I jotted down in my

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Sunday post practice interviews

Mississippi State concluded its third bowl practice Sunday evening with temperatures dropping into the 20′s. Defensive coordiantor Geoff Collins, defensive lineman Chris Jones as well as linebackers Benardrick McKinney and Deontae Skinner spoke about the Bulldogs work preparing for the

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Saturday bowl practice notes

Mississippi State worked for two hours on Saturday morning for its second bowl practice as graduation was going on simultaneously inside Humphrey Coliseum. Here are a few observations I jotted down in my handy dandy green notebook from this morning’s

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