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MSU Media Day: Rick Ray

  Mississippi State held its annual on-campus media day on Wednesday. Men’s basketball coach Rick Ray shared his thoughts about the upcoming season. The following is a transcript of his time at the podium… Opening Statement … “First and foremost, I

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Two basketball Bulldogs injured

Mississippi State junior guard Craig Sword will miss 4-6 weeks with a back injury. (AP Photo)

      Rick Ray raved about having a full roster prior to Mississippi State starting practice on Oct. 3. That is no longer the case as two Bulldogs will miss the remainder of the preseason. Junior guard Craig Sword

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Ray ready to start practice

Mississippi State men’s basketball coach Rick Ray met with the media prior to the Bulldogs beginning practice on Friday. MSU will hold 30 practices over the next 42 days as it prepares to tipoff the 2014-15 season. Here is a

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Ray excited about a full roster

Mississippi State’s Rick Ray joined the rest of the league’s head coaches on the SEC Teleconference on Monday. Here is a transcript of what Ray had to say… Opening statement… Ray: “We’re finally getting to the point where we’re going

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HDVideo: Craig Sword

Rising Mississippi State junior Craig Sword speaks about the Bulldogs offseason workouts and summer practices. Sword is working on his point guard skills again to try and play both guard spots in the backcourt next season. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rqPzhZgMvH8[/youtube]

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Postgame interviews: Ole Miss

Mississippi State’s season ended Thursday night with a second round setback to Ole Miss in the SEC Tournament. After the game head coaches Rick Ray and Andy Kennedy along with players Fred Thomas, Craig Sword, Marshall Henderson and Jarvis Summers

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Ole Miss preview

Craig Sword scored a game-high 20 points against Vanderbilt on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

ATLANTA – Mississippi State had the weight of a 13-game losing skid lifted off its collective shoulders Wednesday night with an opening round 82-68 win against Vanderbilt in the SEC Tournament in Atlanta. But the Bulldogs will not have long

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Postgame interviews: Vanderbilt

For the second consecutive year, Mississippi State won its opening game at the SEC Tournament. After Wednesday’s victory over Vanderbilt, Bulldog head coach Rick Ray and players Roquez Johnson and Craig Sword talked about ending their 13-game losing streak. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HOTsmh2Jqb4[/youtube]

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HDVideo: Craig Sword

Mississippi State sophomore shooting guard Craig Sword previews the Bulldogs upcoming game with Vanderbilt in the SEC Tournament. Sword was held to four points in the previous outing by the Commodores and gave his thoughts on how he plans to

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Postgame interviews: South Carolina

Mississippi State lost its 13th consecutive game Saturday falling 74-62 to South Carolina inside Humphrey Coliseum. Following the game coaches Rick Ray and Matt Figger along with players Fred Thomas, Craig Sword and Brenton Williams discussed what happened. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QpqCDM7nPUM[/youtube] [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W8hByajVDOc[/youtube]

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MSU drops final road contest at Georgia

ATHENS, Ga. – A tough stretch to end the first half put an end to Mississippi State’s chances for an elusive road win Wednesday night. Georgia built a double-digit lead late in the half and cruised to a 66-45 Southeastern

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