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Arkansas preview

Freshman forward Aric Holman is averaging 8.7 minutes in three games since recovering from a knee injury. (Kelly Price/ Mississippi State)

Ben Howland had a chance to pick up his first win in the Southeastern Conference at home on Wednesday but fell one point shy against No. 21 Texas A&M. Howland’s next opportunity comes today as Mississippi State travels to Arkansas

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Ndoye transferring from MSU

Mississippi State’s thin frontcourt got thinner this week with the announcement that sophomore forward Fallou Ndoye intends to transfer. Head coach Ben Howland met with Ndoye on Monday and announced his transfer following the Bulldogs’ 93-69 win over Northern Colorado

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Missouri-Kansas City preview

Fallou Ndoye has transferred to Cal State Bakersfield. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Following a 10-day layoff, Mississippi State is back in action today in its first true road test. The Bulldogs travel to take on Missouri-Kansas City at 4 p.m. in Municipal Auditorium. The Bulldogs lead the series 2-1 over UMKC, claiming

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Howland parts ways with Houston

Mississippi State coach Ben Howland has parted ways with Demetrius Houston. The sophomore forward had been suspended indefinitely since Nov. 17 for conduct detrimental to the team. Howland announced during his weekly press conference on Thursday that Houston will not

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Staley set to resume dual-sport path

Mississippi State quarterback Elijah Staley will continue to play basketball as well. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Elijah Staley will give basketball another go. The Mississippi State quarterback saw his dual-sport attempt end after only a few practices with the basketball team last December. Staley had a nagging knee injury from high school repaired and missed all

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Howland era begins with big win

STARKVILLE – Mississippi State began the Ben Howland in a big way Friday night. The Bulldogs dispatched 2015 NCAA Tournament participant Eastern Washington 106-88 in front of a crowd of 9,931 at Humphrey Coliseum. “I was worried about this game,”

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Eastern Washington preview

Demetrius Houston has been suspended indefintely by Ben Howland. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Following three straight losing seasons under Rick Ray, Mississippi State is ready to start anew. The Bulldogs official open the Ben Howland era against Eastern Washington at 8:05 p.m. tonight on SEC Network as part of a doubleheader with their

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MSU opens SEC season with Aggies

  Mississippi State opens Southeastern Conference play against Texas A&M at home on Jan. 6 at 8 p.m. on the SEC Network. It will pit new men’s basketball coach Ben Howland against former Bulldogs coach Rick Stansbury, who is now

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Ray hired at Southeast Missouri State

Rick Ray was hired by Southeast Missouri State on Monday.  (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Former Mississippi State men’s basketball coach Rick Ray was not out of a job long. Three weeks after being fired by the Bulldogs, Ray was hired by Southeast Missouri State on Monday afternoon. Ray went 37-60 during his three seasons

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MSU names Howland new hoops coach

Mississippi State made quick work in hiring its next men’s basketball coach. The Bulldogs reached an agreement with former UCLA head coach Ben Howland on Monday to take the position vacated when Rick Ray was fired after three seasons on Saturday.

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MSU fires Ray after three seasons

Rick Ray was hired by Southeast Missouri State on Monday.  (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Mississippi State director of athletics Scott Stricklin fired men’s basketball coach Rick Ray after three seasons on a Saturday. Ray went 37-60 during his stint in Starkville including a 13-41 mark in league play over that span after taking over

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