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Forty-three Bulldogs earn spring degrees

Templeton Athletic Academic Center

STARKVILLE – Forty-three Mississippi State student-athletes received their undergraduate degrees following 2016 spring commencement exercises on the MSU campus. Thirty-three Bulldogs earned a perfect 4.0 GPA this semester to receive “Top Dawg” honors. Five of those graduated with a 4.0

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Auburn preview

I.J. Ready is averaging 16 points in three career games against Auburn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Six Mississippi State seniors will take the floor for the final time at Humphrey Coliseum today. The Bulldogs will bid farewell to Travis Daniels, Reggie Patterson, Craig Sword, Fred Thomas, Gavin Ware and Johnny Zuppardo prior taking on Auburn at

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Thomas reflects on MSU career

Mississippi State senior guard Fred Thomas talks about his basketball journey over the past four years and its highs and lows. Thomas is one of six Bulldog seniors that will be honored prior to Saturday’s game against Auburn. On looking

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Howland expects a challenge at Ole Miss

Mississippi State coach Ben Howland picked up his first conference win against Ole Miss, winning 83-77 in Starkville on Jan. 23. The Bulldogs now have to make the return trip to Oxford to face the Rebels on Wednesday. Howland spoke

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State can’t sustain early lead at LSU

BATON ROUGE, La. – A fast start was not enough for the Mississippi State men’s basketball team Saturday night. MSU built an early 14-point lead but a strong offensive shooting by LSU proved way too much to overcome. LSU rallied

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LSU preview

Mississippi State senior Travis Daniels has started 16 games this season, averaging 6.5 points and 4.1 rebounds. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Mississippi State snapped an eight-game road losing skid last week at Missouri. Now the Bulldogs will try to make it two in a row as they travel to take on LSU at 5 p.m. today on ESPN2. MSU has lost

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Postgame interviews: Alabama

Mississippi State dropped a hard fought 82-80 decision to Alabama at home Tuesday night. Afterwards, head coaches Ben Howland and Avery Johnson spoke along with players Fred Thomas, Gavin Ware and Retin Obasohan.

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MSU grabs first SEC road win at Missouri

Mississippi State's Fred Thomas celebrates a basket during the second half. (AP Photo/L.G. Patterson)

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Freshman Quinndary Weatherspoon’s first double-double of his Mississippi State career proved large as the Bulldogs grabbed a Southeastern Conference road win Saturday night. Playing short-handed with Gavin Ware left home due to concussion symptoms, Weatherspoon, Malik Newman

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Howland talks Gamecocks

Mississippi State’s Ben Howland joined the rest of the league’s coaches on the SEC men’s basketball teleconference on Monday to discuss the Bulldogs recent performances and preview its match-ups this week. Here is a transcript of Howland’s time on the call…   Opening

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Bulldogs drop heartbreaker at Florida

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Mississippi State came up empty on a pair of last-second shots in a Southeastern Conference road loss at Florida. After battling the Gators to the wire, the Bulldogs’ slide continued with a hard-fought 81-78 loss in the

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Florida preview

True freshman Quinndary Weatherspoon scored a career-high 23 points in Mississippi State's last game against Tennessee. (AP Photo/Jim Lytle)

Mississippi State begins the third week of Southeastern Conference play still in search of a win. The Bulldogs have dropped their first four SEC outings by an average of only 6.5 points and have been down one score with five

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