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MSU announces three-game contract with UMass

Dan Mullen and the Bulldogs will play UMass on the road next season. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

  Mississippi State made it official Monday announcing an agreement for a two-for-one contract with Massachusetts in football. The Bulldogs will play the Minutemen on Sept. 24, 2016 at Gillette Stadium, home of the New England Patriots. UMass will follow

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Report: Bulldogs travel to UMass in 2016

Mississippi State will visit Massachusetts for the 2016 football season according to a report by the Daily Hampshire Gazette, which cited sources within the Minutemen athletic department. The game is scheduled for Sept. 24, 2016 in Gillette Stadium, home of

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MSU sports excel in APR scores

Templeton Athletic Academic Center

All 16 of Mississippi State’s varsity sports excelled in the NCAA’s annual report of Academic Progress Rates (APR), the association announced on Wednesday. For the second straight year, the nationally-ranked women’s golf team led the way with a 992 score.

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Video: Scott Stricklin

Mississippi State director of athletics Scott Stricklin took time out to speak about some of the projects he has underway and on the horizon. Stricklin also discussed the Bulldogs’ 2016 football schedule. He announced on Twitter Tuesday night that MSU

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Road Dawgs Tour dates announced

The Road Dawgs Tour bus will be hitting the road again in 2015. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Mississippi State’s annual Road Dawgs Tour will hit the asphalt with 10 stops throughout May featuring Bulldogs coaches and athletic administration. The tour will begin in Meridian on May 4 and make eight stops in the Magnolia State including Tupelo

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MSU holds annual awards banquet

To cap a memorable 2014-15 campaign, several Bulldogs were recognized for their season’s efforts Wednesday night at the team’s annual Hail State Hoops Awards Banquet. Wednesday’s event, held in front of a capacity crowd in the Mize Pavilion, celebrated a

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Schaefer signs a four-year extension

After leading the Mississippi State women’s basketball team to one of its most successful seasons, Vic Schaefer has been rewarded with a four-year contract extension. The reigning Southeastern Conference Coach of the Year guided the Bulldogs to a school-record 27

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Stricklin discusses Howland hire

Mississippi State director of athletics Scott Stricklin talks about the steps he took in hiring new men’s basketball coach Ben Howland in a matter of only three days.

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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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Stricklin speaks about Ray’s dismissal

Mississippi State director of athletics Scott Stricklin held an informal news conference Saturday afternoon to discuss the departure of men’s basketball coach Rick Ray after three seasons.  

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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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