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Football coach Joe Moorhead signs four-year extension with Mississippi State

Mississippi State head football coach Joe Moorhead has agreed to a four-year contract extension through the 2022 season.

Two specialty awards, four first-team picks highlight Mississippi State baseball’s All-SEC honorees

Mississippi State’s Jake Mangum wins 2019 C Spire Ferriss Trophy

Bulldogs advance to Seattle Regional finals behind Davidson’s historic night

MSU softball falls to No. 2 Washington, 6-1; Preps for elimination contest

Mississippi State baseball claims share of west division title on Saturday versus South Carolina

Mississippi State rolls past South Carolina, 24-7

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MSU signs graduate transfer quarterback Tommy Stevens

Mississippi State baseball’s Mangum, Small named semifinalists for Dick Howser Trophy

Mississippi State baseball’s Mangum, Small tabbed Golden Spikes Award semifinalists

Five finalists named for 2019 C Spire Ferriss Trophy

Mississippi State sweeps Ole Miss in Oxford

Bulldogs secure 15th NCAA Tournament bid; earn Seattle Regional berth

Program record three Bulldogs tabbed First Team All-SEC

For the first time in Mississippi State softball history, three Bulldogs earned First Team All-SEC honors as sophomore Mia Davidson, junior Fa Leilua and senior Kat Moore were selected as first-team honorees by the league’s coaches, the Southeastern Conference announced Tuesday.

Mia Davidson selected top 10 finalist for USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year

Off the heels of being tabbed to the All-Southeastern Conference First Team, Mississippi State catcher Mia Davidson adds a national honor to her resume as she was selected as one of 10 finalists for USA Softball’s 2019 Collegiate Player of the Year award, the organization announced Wednesday.

Mississippi State’s Jake Mangum earns SEC Player of the Week

Senior Jake Mangum earned Southeastern Conference Player of the Week on Monday (April 29) after helping No. 6 Mississippi State to a perfect 4-0 week against ranked opponents and becoming the SEC’s career hits leader during a series sweep over then-No. 3 Georgia this past weekend at Dudy Noble Field

Former Diamond Dog Nate Lowe will make MLB debut Monday night

Just hours after getting his call to The Show, former Mississippi State baseball student-athlete Nate Lowe will make his Major League Baseball debut at designated hitter for the Tampa Bay Rays. The Marietta, Georgia native will become the 60th Diamond Dawg to appear in a big league game on Monday (A

MSU ties for national lead with three First Round NFL Draft picks

MSU men’s tennis claims second-straight SEC Tournament crown

Ole Miss softball gets series win over Mississippi State

Mississippi State drops series finale at Arkansas

Holman and Weatherspoon ready for Portsmouth NBA Pre-Draft event

McCowan named Senior CLASS All-American

McCowan named first team All-American

Howard, Holmes named honorable mentions

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

An extremely hard fought game for the Bulldogs came down to the wire. It was the open three-point shots for Oregon that helped the Ducks pull away in the fourth quarter.

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

Bulldogs denied trip to third straight Final Four

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

The Mississippi State women are back in the Elite Eight for the third straight season. It will be a 1-2 matchup in the NCAA Portland Regional Finals Sunday with MSU and Oregon, and it’s the rematch so many were rooting for. The Bulldogs have only lost two games all season, one of those losses was to

Teaira McCowan makes NCAA Tournament history

Mississippi State beat Arizona State 76-53 in the NCAA Portland Regional Semifinals and will face the winner of the Oregon / South Dakota State game.

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

McCowan scores game-high 22 points

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

The Mississippi State women are back in the Sweet 16 for the 4th straight season. Something that is really impressive about MSU this season is what head coach Vic Schaefer has been able to do with the starting lineup. It features four new starters including two that haven’t even been in Starkville f

  The reason behind Anriel Howard’s unique nickname

Mississippi State graduate transfer Anriel Howard was the missing piece to the puzzle this season for the Bulldogs. Howard had 21 points and a game-high 14 rebounds in her last game in Starkville, marking her 45th career double-double.

McCowan leads Mississippi St over Clemson 85-61 in NCAAs

McCowan scores game-high 30 points in final home game

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

Bulldogs face Clemson Sunday in 2nd round

  Bulldogs hope Ben Howland’s success in California stays consistent

Mississippi State is the 5 seed in the East Region and will face the 12 seed Liberty on Friday for the first round of the NCAA tournament in San Jose, California.

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

Bulldogs open NCAA Tournament against Southern Friday

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

MacNamee helped the Diamond Dawgs to a 3-1 week, including an SEC-opening series win over a top-five Florida program on the road.

  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

Vic Schaefer can add a fourth national honor to his resume after being named ESPNW’s Coach of the Year on Friday.

McCowan earns fourth career All-American selection

Teaira McCowan was named an All-American by ESPNW for the second straight year on Thursday, bringing her career total to four All-American selections by various outlets.

Bulldog basketball duo named C Spire Howell and Gillom Trophy winners

Quinndary Weatherspoon won the Howell Trophy for the second-straight season, while All-American Teaira McCowan took home the Gillom Trophy at the awards luncheon.

Historic performance delivers Bulldogs’ first SEC Tournament title

The confetti finally rained down on Vic Schaefer and Mississippi State. Teaira McCowan and Andra Espinoza-Hunter scored 24 points apiece, and the top-seeded Bulldogs claimed their first SEC Tournament Championship in dominating fashion over Arkansas by a score of 101-70 on Sunday afternoon in Bon Se

Mississippi State baseball completes sweep with Sunday victory over Maine

A low-scoring game early turned into a 9-8 nail bitter at the end, as the No. 8 Mississippi State baseball program closed out a series sweep of Maine on Sunday (March 10) at Dudy Noble Field. It was the 11th-straight win for the Diamond Dawgs.

Bulldogs set to play in fourth straight SEC championship game

For the fourth straight season, No. 5 Mississippi State will play in the SEC Tournament championship game after defeating Missouri, 71-56, in Saturday’s semifinal action.

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.