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Utah State preview

Trivante Bloodman had six assists against Utah State last year. (Logan Lowery/ Daily  Journal)

    Mississippi State is looking to start the season off 3-0 for the second straight year. However, standing in the way will be 3-0 Utah State. The two teams will conclude the final game of a three-game contract today

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Western Carolina preview

  Mississippi State will tip-off its 103rd season of men’s basketball today hosting Western Carolina at 5:30 p.m. Beginning his third season at the helm of the Bulldogs is Rick Ray. Ray has battled a thin roster throughout his time

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Delta State preview

Fred Thomas will play both shooting and point guard to start the season. (AP Photo/L.G. Patterson)

Rick Ray leads Mississippi State into his third season as the Bulldogs host Delta State in an exhibition game on Thursday to open the 2014-2015 campaign. The 6 p.m. clash at Humphrey Coliseum can be viewed online on SEC Network +,

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HDVideo: I.J. Ready

Mississippi State I.J. Ready discusses the steps he took to try and stay more healthy this year and what he learned starting as a true freshman point guard last season.

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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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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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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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HDVideo: I.J. Ready

Mississippi State freshman point guard I.J. Ready is preparing to play in his first SEC Tournament. Ready talked about the learning moments from his first season with the Bulldogs and what he plans to work on for next year. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f8hz5XXeO80[/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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Hollender talks Georgia

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Mississippi State assistant basketball coach Chris Hollender pinch hit for Rick Ray on this week’s SEC Coaches Teleconference while Ray was in Jackson attending the Howell and Gillom Trophy presentations at the Mississippi Sports Museum and Hall of Fame. The

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