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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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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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MSU drops road contest at Missouri

COLUMBIA, Mo. – A 15-0 second-half run put an end to Mississippi State’s comeback hopes in Southeastern Conference men’s basketball action Saturday afternoon. Playing without leading scorer Craig Sword due to a death in the family, short-handed MSU could not

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Bulldogs drop road contest at LSU

BATON ROUGE, La. – Mississippi State could not overcome a slow start Wednesday night as it dropped a 92-81 decision to LSU in a Southeastern Conference men’s basketball game at the Maravich Assembly Center. Craig Sword led the offensive attack with

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HDVideo: Gavin Ware

Mississippi State sophomore forward Gavin Ware previews the Bulldogs upcoming matchup with LSU on the road. Ware talked about his previous battles with Tigers big man Johnny O’Bryant III and also the ups and downs of being a hometown product

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Despite late run, MSU hoops falls at Auburn

AUBURN, Ala. – An 18-3 run late in the first half proved decisive as Mississippi State dropped a 92-82 decision to Auburn in a Southeastern Conference men’s basketball played Saturday at the Auburn Arena. With the win, Auburn improved to

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Postgame interviews: Kentucky

Mississippi State dropped its fifth straight game and suffered the third loss at home this season Saturday against Kentucky. After the game head coaches Rick Ray and John Calipari as well as players Gavin Ware, Craig Sword, Jon Hood and

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Ready, Ware preview Texas A&M

Mississippi State freshman point guard I.J. Ready and junior forward Gavin Ware talk about how to end the Bulldogs current three-game losing skid with their first road win at Texas A&M tonight. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tv7LZcPTz9Q[/youtube]

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HDVideo: Gavin Ware

Mississippi State sophomore center Gavin Ware has played just 28 combined minutes the last two games due to early foul trouble. Ware talks about what he plans to work on to keep from fouling and stay on the court as

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Borchert, Bloodman, Ware preview Auburn

Mississippi State players Colin Borchert, Trivante Bloodman and Gavin Ware preview the Bulldogs matchup against Auburn on Wednesday. MSU won in overtime last season and will look for its fifth straight win over the Tigers in Starkville. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YZsp87wM1IM[/youtube]  

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Ray talks Tigers

Mississippi State men’s basketball coach Rick Ray spent a few minutes on Monday’s SEC coaches’ teleconference discussing the Bulldogs 1-1 showing last week and their upcoming matchups with Auburn and Ole Miss. The following is a transcript of the call…

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