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Houston holds back the Tide

  HOOVER, Ala., – Zac Houston delivered 8 2/3 strong innings on the mound in Mississippi State’s SEC Tournament opener against Alabama on Wednesday. The 6-foot-5, 250-pound junior right-hander had pitched a shutout and limited the Crimson Tide to just

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Alabama preview

Mississippi State junior right-hander Zac Houston will make his fifth start of the season today against Alabama. (Kelly Price/ Mississippi State)

HOOVER, Ala., – Despite winning the Southeastern Conference regular season championship and being projected as a lock for a national seed, Mississippi State’s John Cohen is leaving nothing to chance. Cohen and the third-ranked Bulldogs are headed to the SEC

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Cohen previews SEC Tournament

Mississippi State head coach John Cohen isn’t taking anything for granted and takes his team to Hoover looking to win the SEC Tournament. Cohen commented on his pitching plans, updated injuries and winning the SEC Coach of the Year.

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Six Bulldogs honored by SEC

John Cohen

Mississippi State was well represented as the SEC Baseball Awards were announced on Monday. John Cohen was named the SEC Coach of the Year for the second time in his career while outfielder Jake Mangum was selected as the SEC

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Cohen talks SEC Tournament

Mississippi State is 10-6 in the SEC Tournament under John Cohen including a championship in 2012. (AP Photo/Dave Martin)

Mississippi State head coach John Cohen participated with the rest of the league’s coaches on a teleconference Monday to preview this year’s SEC Tournament. Here is a transcript of Cohen’s time on the call. Opening statement: Cohen: “Our kids are

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Postgame interviews: 2016 SEC Champions

No. 4 Mississippi State earned its first SEC Championship since 1989 with a 9-4 victory to sweep Arkansas on Saturday. Head coach John Cohen was an outfielder on that 1989 team and talks about leading his alma mater back to

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Bulldogs claim SEC Championship

Mississippi State players Zac Houston and Austin Sexton celebrate the Bulldogs'  11th SEC Championship. (Kelly Price/ Mississippi State)

  STARKVILLE – Mississippi State players, coaches and fans knew the stakes entering Saturday’s regular season finale. A win over Arkansas would give the Bulldogs a share of the SEC Championship and could win the league outright if Ole Miss

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Postgame interviews: Arkansas (Friday)

No. 4 Mississippi State won its 10th straight game, school record ninth SEC series and 20th conference win Friday night with a 5-1 victory over Arkansas. It was also the 600th career victory for Bulldogs head coach John Cohen. Cohen,

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Bulldogs seek worst to first finish

  STARKVILLE – After finishing dead last in the Southeastern Conference a year ago, Mississippi State hoped to be playing meaningful baseball in May this season. The fourth-ranked Bulldogs have now positioned themselves for a share or an outright SEC

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Postgame interviews: Arkansas (Thursday)

No. 4 Mississippi State won its ninth straight game by defeating Arkansas 7-0 on Thursday behind a complete game shutout from junior pitcher Dakota Hudson and a 5-for-5 night by freshman right fielder Jake Mangum. Hudson, Mangum and head coach

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Hudson, Bulldogs shutout Arkansas

  STARKVILLE – For fourth-ranked Mississippi State to win its first SEC championship since 1989 the Bulldogs will need some other things to fall into place around the league this weekend. But Thursday night MSU’s focus was solely on the

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