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Holman and Weatherspoon ready for Portsmouth NBA Pre-Draft event

Mississippi State’s Aric Holman and Quinndary Weatherspoon have earned bids to play in the prestigious 67th annual Portsmouth Invitational Tournament which is set for Wednesday, April 17 through Saturday, April 20 at Churchland High School in Portsmouth, Virginia.

  Mississippi State falls to Oregon, McCowan speaks out on questionable calls

Oregon reaches 1st women’s Final Four, tops Miss. St. 88-84

Oregon held McCowan to just 5 points in December, but T says things will be different Sunday

Teaira McCowan makes NCAA Tournament history

Mississippi St. advances with 76-53 victory over Arizona St.

  UConn transfer Andra Espinoza-Hunter adds depth to MSU starting lineup

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  The reason behind Anriel Howard’s unique nickname

McCowan leads Mississippi St over Clemson 85-61 in NCAAs

No. 1 seed Mississippi St beats Southern 103-46 in NCAAs

  Bulldogs hope Ben Howland’s success in California stays consistent

Mississippi State women earn #1 seed, host first two rounds

Mississippi State baseball’s MacNamee earns SEC Player of the Week

  SELECTION SUNDAY: Mississippi State to San Jose and Ole Miss to Columbia for first round of NCAA Tournament

Mississippi State earned a 5 seed in the East Region and will face the 12 seed Liberty in Columbia, South Carolina for the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

Mississippi State splits doubleheader at Florida on Saturday

The Mississippi State baseball program split a pair of games in a top-five showdown at McKethan Stadium, as the No. 5 Bulldogs claimed the first game of the day, 10-5, before dropping a 4-1 decision to the No. 4 Gators in the nightcap.

Mississippi State defeated by Tennessee, 83-76

Mississippi State battled one of the nation’s best before being handed an 83-76 hard-fought defeat by third-seeded and No. 8 Tennessee during Friday’s quarterfinal action at Bridgestone Arena, home of the NHL’s Nashville Predators.

Bulldogs blast Texas A&M in SEC Tournament opener, 80-54

Facing the same opponent in less than a week for the second straight season to start the SEC Tournament, Mississippi State excelled on both ends of the floor en route to an 80-54 rout of Texas A&M during Thursday’s second round action at Bridgestone Arena.

ESPNW names Schaefer National Coach of the Year

McCowan earns fourth career All-American selection

Bulldog basketball duo named C Spire Howell and Gillom Trophy winners

Historic performance delivers Bulldogs’ first SEC Tournament title

Mississippi State baseball completes sweep with Sunday victory over Maine

Bulldogs set to play in fourth straight SEC championship game

Men’s hoops dismisses Texas A&M, 92-81, on Senior Day

Aric Holman and Lamar Peters eclipsed 1,000 career points, while Quinndary Weatherspoon tacked on another 20-point performance to lift Mississippi State to a 92-81 Senior Day victory over Texas A&M on Saturday at Humphrey Coliseum.

McCowan named finalist for Wooden Award

Teaira McCowan was named a finalist for the Wooden Award ahead of No. 5 Mississippi State’s game in the semifinals of the SEC Tournament on Saturday.

MSU softball sweeps Friday’s Bulldog Slamboree doubleheader slate

Slugging six home runs over Friday’s night doubleheader lineup, Mississippi State softball (17-5) knocked off Mississippi Valley State and Louisiana Tech to open the Bulldog Slamboree at Nusz Park.

Mississippi State sweeps doubleheader from Maine to open series

Behind a pair of solid pitching performances, the No. 8 Mississippi State baseball program ran its winning streak to 10 games with a doubleheader sweep of Maine on Friday (March 8) at Dudy Noble Field. The Bulldogs grabbed game one by a score of 9-2, before taking the second game by a final of 5-1.

Lady Vols’ NCAA chances take hit with MSU loss

Dawgs advance to semifinal matchup with Mizzou

Schofield shines as No. 5 Vols rip Mississippi State 71-54

Bulldogs drop second straight

McCowan named SEC Player of the Year, Schaefer Coach of the Year

McCowan was named the league’s Player of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year and a First Team All-SEC selection in the coaches’ voting. Schaefer earned his second consecutive SEC Coach of the Year award, sharing the honor with Matthew Mitchell of Kentucky.

2018 winner Weatherspoon repeats as Howell finalist

Ole Miss’ Tyree, USM’s Edwards also named finalists

McCowan leads Gillom Trophy finalists

Bulldog teammates Howard & Danberry also named finalists

Mississippi State has three named to Frisco Classic All-Tournament Team

Three Mississippi State baseball student-athletes were named to the Frisco Classic All-Tournament team following a 2-0 weekend at the event. Freshman JT Ginn was named the Most Valuable Player, while sophomore Justin Foscue and senior Elijah MacNamee were each named to the all-tournament team, as we

State claims SEC championship with second-half comeback

For the second straight year, No. 5 Mississippi State has won the SEC regular-season title after defeating No. 14/15 South Carolina on the road on Sunday, 68-64.

Mississippi State Baseball’s Contest versus Nebraska Cancelled

Frigid temperatures in Frisco, Texas has forced the cancelation of the final game of the Frisco Classic for the Mississippi State baseball program. The Bulldogs were scheduled to face Nebraska at 11 a.m., but chilly conditions forced the game to be canceled.

Mississippi State wins top-10 showdown with Texas Tech in Frisco Classic

A mist was ever-present at Dr Pepper Ballpark on Saturday (March 2) as the No. 9 Mississippi State baseball program toppled No. 8 Texas Tech, 4-2, in front of 7,527 fans to end day two at the Frisco Classic.

Winning streak for MSU hoops comes to close at Auburn, 80-75

Tyson Carter and Quinndary Weatherspoon combined for 34 of their 46 points during the second half, but Auburn was able to fend off Mississippi State’s comeback effort by an 80-75 margin on Saturday at Auburn Arena.

Softball secures two victories Saturday at Duke Invitational

In three tightly contested contests at the Duke Softball Complex, Mississippi State softball (14-5) picked up victories over Kansas and Duke to round out action at the Duke Invitational.

Timely hitting lead Mississippi State to win over Sam Houston State at Frisco Classic

In a back-and-forth contest, the No. 9 Mississippi State baseball program came away with a hard-fought victory over Sam Houston State in the opening game of the Frisco Classic at Dr Pepper Ballpark.

Chris Marve named MSU Defensive Run Game Coordinator/Linebackers Coach

Chris Marve, one of the rising coaching stars in the country and a Southeastern Conference standout, has been tabbed as Mississippi State’s new defensive run game coordinator and linebackers coach, head coach Joe Moorhead announced Friday.

Bulldogs celebrate senior night by clinching share of SEC Championship

No. 5 Mississippi State celebrated the senior class of 2019 with a 76-56 win against LSU on Thursday night to clinch a share of the SEC regular season championship.

Vic Schaefer Selected as Late-Season Coach of the Year candidate

Vic Schaefer is once again being recognized for his work in Starkville. The head coach of the No. 5 Mississippi State women’s basketball team is among the late-season candidates for the 2019 Werner Ladder Naismith Women’s Coach of the Year Award, the Atlanta Tipoff Club announced on Thursday.

Plumlee, offense Lead Mississippi State past Southeastern Louisiana

Another solid pitching performance, combined with timely hitting was the perfect recipe for the Mississippi State baseball program in a 12-0 victory over Southeastern Louisiana on Wednesday (Feb. 27) evening at Dudy Noble Field.

From State to the NFL Combine: Eight Bulldogs ready for Indianapolis

A Mississippi State record eight Bulldogs will take their talents to Indianapolis this week for the biggest job interview of their lives with hundreds of NFL scouts, executives and coaches at the 2019 NFL Scouting Combine.

Mississippi State Defeats Vanderbilt, 86-70

Three players scored 20 or more points to lead No. 6 Mississippi State past Vanderbilt by a score of 86-70 on Sunday afternoon. It was the first time since Nov. 20, 1999, that three Bulldogs accomplished the feat in a single-game.

Mississippi State Baseball Takes Series with Walk-Off Win Over Southern Miss

With two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning of a tie game, the No. 9 Mississippi State baseball program capitalized on the third error of the game by No. 21 Southern Miss, as sophomore Tanner Allen sent the Dudy Noble Field faithful home happy with a walk-off RBI double that scored classmate Jor

MSU’s Perry Collects Second SEC Freshman of the Week Award

After matching a career-high 21 points against South Carolina, Reggie Perry collected his second SEC Freshman of the Week award announced Monday by the conference office.

Mississippi State’s Ginn Earns SEC Co-Freshman of the Week

After earning his second win in as many starts to begin his career, Mississippi State baseball freshman JT Ginn earned his first in-season honor from the Southeastern Conference, as he was tabbed Co-Freshman of the Week as announced by the conference office on Monday (Feb. 25).

Mississippi State’s Small Selected to Collegiate Baseball Weekly Honor Roll

After a dazzling performance on Friday (Feb. 22) versus No. 21 Southern Miss, Mississippi State baseball’s redshirt-junior Ethan Small was named to the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper’s National Weekly Honor Roll.

Defense Does Heavy Lifting for Men’s Hoops over South Carolina, 76-61

Mississippi State proved the old adage right of it’s not how you start, it’s how you finish. The Bulldogs wiped away a 16-point first half deficit and turned the tables on South Carolina for a 76-61 victory on Saturday at Humphrey Coliseum.

Mississippi State Homers Three Times to Beat Southern Miss 8-1 Saturday

No. 9 Mississippi State hit three home runs, including two from Dustin Skelton, to defeat No. 21 Southern Miss 8-1 here Saturday afternoon at Dudy Noble Field.

Leilua Lifts Bulldogs to 4-2 Victory over Georgia Tech

Facing a two-run deficit in the bottom of the sixth, Mississippi State softball plated four runs with help of a three-run home run from junior Fa Leilua to rally past Georgia Tech, 4-2, Saturday at Nusz Park.

Southern Miss Blanks Mississippi State in Extra Innings 1-0 on Friday

Pinch hitter Charlie Fischer drove home the game’s lone run in helping support a strong pitching performance by both Walker Powell and Ryan Och in leading No. 21 Southern Miss to a 1-0, 10-inning victory over No. 9 Mississippi State Friday afternoon at Dudy Noble Field.

Former MSU baseball coach Andy Cannizaro lands coaching job at New Orleans high school

He resigned from MSU in February 2018 for having improper relations with a former State student while being married.

No. 6 MSU Extends Win Streak Against Ole Miss

Mississippi State’s sixth-ranked women’s basketball team won its 11th consecutive meeting with Ole Miss, 80-66, on Thursday night in Oxford, Mississippi.

Mississippi State Baseball Announces Schedule Change for Southern Miss Opener

With the threat of inclement weather in the forecast, the Mississippi State baseball program has announced that the series opener versus Southern Miss on Friday (Feb. 22) will now start at 2 p.m. at Dudy Noble Field.

Weather Alters Inaugural “The Snowman” Tournament Schedule

With inclement weather forecasted over the weekend, Mississippi State softball has altered its schedule for the inaugural The Snowman: Alex Wilcox Memorial Tournament.

Weatherspoon’s Career Night Lifts Men’s Hoops Past Georgia, 68-67

Quinndary Weatherspoon exploded for a career-best 31 points which included the game-clinching free throw with 0.5 seconds remaining to lift Mississippi State to a 68-67 victory over Georgia on Wednesday at Stegeman Coliseum.

SEC Implements Centralized Video Review For Conference Baseball Games

The Southeastern Conference will use a Centralized Video Review process for Conference baseball games beginning with the 2019 SEC season, becoming the first conference to use a centralized process as permitted by NCAA rules.

Mississippi State Baseball Tops UAB in Midweek Matchup, 3-2

Timely hitting and a solid outing from the bullpen led Mississippi State baseball to its fourth-straight win to open the season on Tuesday (Feb. 20), as the Diamond Dawgs earned a 3-2 victory over UAB at Dudy Noble Field.

McCowan named Defensive Player of the Year semifinalist

After winning the inaugural award last year, the Brenham, Texas, native is one of two SEC players in the running for this year’s honor.

Bulldogs Bounce Back with 92-64 Road Win

Mississippi State’s women’s basketball team bounced back with a commanding 92-64 victory over No. 22/23 Texas A&M on the road on Sunday afternoon.

Suffocating Second Half Defense Vaults Men’s Hoops Past Arkansas, 77-67

Mississippi State ratcheted up its defensive intensity out of the locker room and started the second half on a 21-3 run over an eight-minute stretch en route to a 77-67 road victory over Arkansas on Saturday at Bud Walton Arena.

Mississippi State Baseball Sweeps Season-Opening Series with Youngstown State

After allowing two runs in the bottom of the first inning of game one in a doubleheader on Saturday afternoon at Dudy Noble Field, the Mississippi State pitching staff shutout Youngstown State the rest of the way and the offense piled up 22 runs to claim the final two games in the series and complet

Nick Weatherspoon Suspended Indefinitely

Mississippi State sent out a release at 5:57 Saturday evening with only two sentences on Nick Weatherspoon’s suspension.

Lawrence Roberts Named 2019 Mississippi State SEC Basketball Legend

Former Mississippi State basketball great Lawrence Roberts will be honored as the Bulldogs’ Allstate SEC Basketball Legend selection at the SEC Men’s Basketball Tournament at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville (March 13-17).

MSU’s McCowan Among Top 10 for Lisa Leslie Award

Mississippi State’s Teaira McCowan is one of 10 remaining candidates for the 2019 Lisa Leslie Award, the Naismith Memorial Hall of Fame and Women's Basketball Coaches Association announced Friday. The finalists will be announced in early March.

Former Mississippi State DT Jeffery Simmons tears ACL

The potential top-15 NFL Draft pick is believed to have torn his ACL

Mississippi State Lands Two on Naismith Player of the Year Midseason Team

Teaira McCowan and Anriel Howard made Mississippi State one of just five teams in the country with multiple players selected to the Citizen Naismith Player of the Year Trophy midseason team.

Bulldogs Hand Lady Vols Largest SEC Loss Ever

A dominating fourth quarter helped the No. 6 Mississippi State women’s basketball team cruise to a 91-63 win over Tennessee Sunday afternoon at Humphrey Coliseum.

Alyssa Loza Tosses Perfect Game over MSU Softball’s Saturday Sweep

With help of junior Alyssa Loza’s perfect game performance in the circle, No. 24 Mississippi State softball (4-0) continued to roll through the Bulldog Kickoff Classic field, picking up two victories over Valparaiso (0-4) Saturday at Nusz Park.

MSU’s Comeback Effort Falls Short to No. 5 Kentucky, 71-67

Facing an 18-point deficit early in the second half, Mississippi State put together a furious comeback effort to battle back to within one point. However, No. 5 Kentucky was able to respond down the stretch and escaped with a 71-67 victory over the Bulldogs at Humphrey Coliseum on Saturday.

#24 Softball Sweeps Bulldog Kickoff Classic Doubleheader to Open Season

Behind the impressive Bulldog debut of junior outfielder Fa Leilua and a career performance in the circle from sophomore Emily Williams, No. 24 Mississippi State softball (2-0) open the 2019 campaign with a doubleheader sweep Friday inside Nusz Park.

Vanderbilt Picked To Win 2019 SEC Baseball Championship

Vanderbilt University has been predicted to win the 2019 Southeastern Conference baseball championship as voted by the league’s 14 head coaches in the annual preseason poll released Thursday. The Preseason All-SEC First and Second Teams, as determined by the head coaches, were also announced.

Bulldog Basketball Teams to Wear Uniforms Inspired by Harlem Renaissance

Mississippi State is one of 11 schools across the country that will wear adidas uniforms inspired by the Harlem Renaissance in honor of Black History Month this February.

MSU falls in OT to Bayou Bengals 92-88

Mississippi State hosts No. 5 Kentucky on Saturday.

  NATIONAL SIGNING DAY 2019: Athletes around metro sign national letters of intent to play college football

Wednesday is National Signing Day and college football teams across the country are hoping to complete their 2019 recruiting class.

Oak Grove QB John Rhys Plumlee flips from Georgia to Ole Miss

The Oak Grove High School standout is ranked No. 261 overall recruit in the 2019 class.

Howard Leads Bulldogs Past Alabama

No. 6 Mississippi State turned in dominating second half on the defensive end of the floor to pull away to 65-49 win against Alabama on Sunday.

Former Bulldog Joe Judge Going For Another Super Bowl Win

Former Mississippi State student-athlete and graduate assistant coach Joe Judge will try for his third Super Bowl ring with New England on Sunday when the Patriots take on the Los Angeles Rams in Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta.

Mississippi State DT Jeffery Simmons not invited to NFL Combine; NFL citing past transgressions

Simmons was arrested in 2016 after a fight with a woman was caught on video.