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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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Alabama preview

Former Baldwyn and Northeast Community College standout Reggie Patterson has played in five games for Mississippi State this season. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Mississippi State concluded the first month of conference play with just a 2-6 mark. The Bulldogs have been on the cusp with some close games over that stretch and could be close to turning things around having won two of

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Howland set for first Bama battle at MSU

Ben Howland will take on Alabama for the first time as head coach at Mississippi State on Tuesday. Howland shared his thoughts on the Crimson Tide, gave health updates on Gavin Ware and I.J. Ready and spoke on the progress

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Howland talks Crimson Tide

Ben Howland is 1-0 against Alabama. (AP Photo/L.G. Patterson)

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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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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Missouri preview

Mississippi State is getting accustomed to life on the road of late. The Bulldogs will play on the road for the fifth time in eight games this month traveling to Missouri tonight at 7:30 p.m. on SEC Network. “It’s always

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Bulldogs in search of first road win

Mississippi State is 0-6 on the road this season and has lost eight straight dating back to last year. The Bulldogs and head coach Ben Howland have another road game slated at Missouri on Saturday. Howland spoke about the match-up

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MSU suffers road loss at Gamecocks

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Mississippi State fought hard in its 84-74 Southeastern Conference men’s basketball loss at South Carolina Tuesday night. Fresh off a victory over in-state rival Ole Miss, MSU played well offensively but could not overcome a massive deficit

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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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