Mississippi State

Bulldogs enter rankings after historic win

After defeating defending national champion No. 6 LSU on Saturday, Mississippi State made its debut in the 2020 national rankings a day later.

Mississippi State preparing for new-look LSU in opener

MSU football team skips practice to protest racial injustice

Egg Bowl set for Nov. 28 in revised SEC schedule

SEC releases updated 2020 football schedule

MSU mourns loss of former football student-athlete and Coach D.J. Looney

SEC to make decision on football season in late-July

Continued Coverage

  Mississippi’s athletic directors, head coaches join forces in support of new state flag

  Attorney: ‘Don’t play another down until the flag comes down'

Miss. State RB Hill: ‘Change the flag or I won’t be representing this State anymore’

NCAA bans Mississippi from holding any championships over state flag

Brandon-alum and MSU star J.T. Ginn picked by Mets

Foscue, Westburg off the board after first day of MLB Draft

MSU pitcher drafted by Mets

The New York Mets drafted Ginn in the second round with the 52nd overall pick.

MSU pair first since 1985 drafted in first round

Two Mississippi State hitters were selected in the first round of Wednesday night’s MLB Draft.

Alabama-transfer Shavers signs with Mississippi State

Mike Leach has added Alabama graduate transfer Tyrell Shavers, a former unanimous four-star wide receiver from Lewisville, Texas, to Mississippi State

Dak Prescott pledges $1M to improve police training

Prescott posted a message to his Instagram in response to the ongoing unrest over the death of George Floyd.

MSU brings back Ron Polk in assistant role

Saints trade into the 7th-Round to select Miss. St. QB Tommy Stevens

Busy second day for Mississippi State in NFL Draft

Vic Schaefer takes head coaching position at University of Texas

  Season Delayed: Yankees’ Jonathan Holder back home in Gulfport amid COVID-19

SEC cancels all 2020 spring sports

Former MSU football star Johnathan Banks arrested for domestic violence

Former Mississippi State football player Johnathan Banks was arrested Wednesday, according to WCBI.

  Body found in Lee County lake identified as former MSU football player

It was Monday afternoon when Jones was discovered in a lake in the Indian Hills subdivision.

Lady Bulldogs score big win with second half comeback

Facing an 11-point deficit at halftime, eight-ranked Mississippi State rallied in the second half to defeat No. 16 Texas A&M, 69-57

Leach puts period on first signing class at MSU

New Mississippi State head football coach Mike Leach and his staff put the finishing touches on the Bulldogs’ 2020 signing class Wednesday.

Another second half comeback, another win for MSU

D.J. Stewart Jr. exploded for 16 of his career-high 20 points aided by a career-best four treys during the second half to fuel the Mississippi State men’s basketball team to its fifth-straight SEC triumph and an 86-73 victory over Tennessee

2nd half comeback paces MSU over Florida

The Bulldogs overcame a 16-point first half deficit and a 10-point halftime hole to capture its fourth consecutive SEC victory en route to a 78-71 victory over Florida

MSU’s Matharu named SEC Freshman of the Week

Behind a pair of double-digit scoring efforts, Mississippi State's Aliyah Matharu was named the SEC Freshman of the Week, as announced by the league office on Tuesday.

Bulldogs come up short against Oklahoma

After trailing for a majority of the contest, the Mississippi State men’s basketball team was handed a tightly-contested 63-62 loss to Oklahoma

  Former Mississippi State, Wenonah High School player killed in Birmingham

Wilson was a wide receiver for Mississippi State and Wenonah High School.

Joe Moorhead lands job as Oregon offensive coordinator

Moorhead was officially named as offensive coordinator for Oregon on Tuesday.

MSU storms past Georgia as Perry gets another double-double

Mississippi State men’s basketball team dialed up its second straight SEC victory during a 91-59 rout of Georgia on Saturday

  MSU stars Thompson, Hill returning for senior season

Mississippi State’s football team will return two big names for the 2020 season.

  Mike Leach says ‘pride, tradition’ brought him to Starkville

Mississippi State introduced Mike Leach as their new head coach Friday afternoon.

  Mississippi State hires Mike Leach as head coach

Mississippi State is hiring Mike Leach as its new head football coach, according to multiple reports.

MSU downed by Alabama, drop to 0-2 in SEC

Nick Weatherspoon poured in a season-high scoring output with a game-leading 20 points, but the Mississippi State men’s basketball team suffered a 90-69 setback to Alabama during Wednesday’s SEC road opener at Coleman Coliseum.

Report: Top MSU coaching candidate takes job with Giants

The New York Giants and New England Patriots assistant Joe Judge are working on a deal for him to become the team’s head coach, a surprising move for the four-time Super Bowl-winning franchise that tumbled to the bottom of the NFL in recent years, a person familiar with the negotiations told The As

  MONGRUE: New year, new coach

John Cohen is making a pitching change with his football coaches

MSU fires head coach Joe Moorhead

The team previously announced Moorhead would remain head coach after an Egg Bowl win over Ole Miss, but the relationship appears to have soured since.

REPORT: MSU mulling over Moorhead’s future

Multiple reports surfaced on Thursday evening that MSU Athletic Director John Cohen is considering parting ways with Joe Moorhead.

MSU women dominant in SEC opener

Led by a pair of 20-point scorers and Chloe Bibby’s first career double-double, No. 15 Mississippi State cruised to a 93-47 victory over Florida

MSU slips after early lead, Louisville wins Music City Bowl

Mississippi State dropped a 38-28 decision to Louisville on Monday in the Music City Bowl.

Shrader injured in practice, Stevens to start in Music City Bowl

The adventures at quarterback for Mississippi State this season took another abrupt turn.

  Business trip for Mississippi State

It won't be all fun and games for MSU in Nashville

  Weatherspoon returns but Bulldogs fall to NMSU

The Mississippi State men's basketball team nearly overcame a 14-point deficit with 11 minutes left to play, but New Mexico State scored the last seven points inside the closing two minutes to secure a 58-52 decision on Sunday at the Mississippi Coliseum.

  Rogers looks to bring quarterback prowess to MSU

At long last, a lifelong dream was fulfilled for Will Rogers on Wednesday.

  Selmon stays close to home in signing with MSU

The cow bell was ringing loudly and proudly on Wednesday morning at Provine High School after senior Javorrious Selmon put pen to paper to continue his football career at Mississippi State.

2 MSU football players injured in crash

Two Mississippi State football players were critically injured in a crash Tuesday night, according to WCBI.

Lady Bulldogs notch 12th straight road win

With a 64-48 victory at Louisiana in the Cajundome on Monday, No. 15 Mississippi State extended its road win streak to 12 games, the nation's longest active streak.

MSU downs Kansas State in New Jersey

After trailing by as many as 12 points during the first half and by as much as seven points midway through the second half, Mississippi State finished both halves with authority to grind out a 67-61 victory over defending Big 12 regular season co-champion Kansas State in the Never Forget Tribute Cla

MSU running back Kylin Hill entering 2020 NFL Draft

The Columbus native released a statement on social media Thursday afternoon.

Lady Bulldogs fall short late against WVU

Mississippi State fell to West Virginia, 71-65, after a tough fourth quarter on both ends of the floor Sunday at Humphrey Coliseum.

Mississippi State to face Louisville in Music City Bowl

The Bulldogs learned that they will be traveling up to Nashville, TN to take on Louisville in the Franklin American Mortgage Company Music City Bowl.

MSU’s Dantlzer declares for NFL Draft

Mississippi State cornerback Cameron Dantzler announced he is entering the NFL Draft.

Mississippi State shocked at home by Louisiana Tech

Louisiana Tech used a 15-4 run over a 7:29 stretch midway through the second half en route to handing the Mississippi State men’s basketball team a 74-67 setback on Thursday at Humphrey Coliseum.

  MSU’s Hill takes home 2019 Conerly Trophy

Mississippi State’s running back Kylin Hill has won the C Spire Conerly Trophy for 2019. Hill a junior from Columbus, MS led the conference in total rushing yards, yards per game and yards after contact while helping his team become bowl eligible. He totaled 1,347 yards and averaged 5.7 yards per ca

Reports: Joe Moorhead to return as MSU coach in 2020

Sources from Starkville say Moorhead met with State administrators, which usually means they’ll be sticking with the coach.

  MONGRUE: Another wild chapter in Egg Bowl lore

The state's finest rivalry continues to captivate the masses

Ole Miss falls in Egg Bowl after urinating dog celebration

Luke Morgan missed a 35-yard extra point after Mississippi receiver Elijah Moore was penalized for celebrating a touchdown by crawling and pretending to urinate like a dog, and Mississippi State ended up with a 21-20 victory Thursday night in the 116th Egg Bowl.

House divided couple creates Egg Bowl rivalry tree tradition

Pearl couple creates friendly bet tied to Egg Bowl outcome.

Mississippi St routs Coastal 81-56 at Myrtle Beach tourney

Tyson Carter had 19 points and 10 assists, and Mississippi State routed Coastal Carolina 81-56 in the third-place game of the Myrtle Beach Invitational

Stevens leads Mississippi State over Abilene Christian 45-7

Tommy Stevens had two touchdown passes and ran for another as Mississippi State defeated Abilene Christian 45-7

  Lady Bulldogs roll by JSU

A double-double from Ameshya Williams against her old team was not enough as the No. 10 Mississippi State women’s basketball team took an early lead and never looked back, toppling Jackson State, 92-53, in what was the first game between the two teams held at the Williams Assembly Center.

Carter leads MSU over Tulane in Myrtle Beach opener

Tyson Carter became the 40th member of Mississippi State’s 1,000-point club and secured his first career-double with 16 points and a career-best 11 rebounds as the Bulldogs dialed up an 80-66 victory over Tulane during Thursday’s quarterfinal round of the Myrtle Beach Invitational at the HTC Center

MSU faces off against Abilene Christian before Egg Bowl showdown

Mississippi State plays against Alibene Christian on Saturday. An FCS test right before the Egg Bowl.

No. 10 Mississippi State routs Troy 122-82

No. 10 Mississippi State hit the century mark for a second-straight game in a 122-82 win over Troy

Bama QB Tua Tagovailoa’s hip surgery successful, expected to make full recovery

Tua Tagovailoa suffered a serious hip injury against Mississippi State during Saturday's football game.

Woodard II’s career day vaults men’s hoops past New Orleans, 82-59

Robert Woodard II exploded for a career-high 21 points and a career-best 16 rebounds to corall his first career double-double and lift Mississippi State to a 82-59 victory over New Orleans on Sunday at Humphrey Coliseum.

Tua gets the start against Miss. State, goes down in the second quarter

Tua had to be carted off the field in the second quarter.

  Ole Miss, State fans remain optimistic despite tough weekend challenges

Ole Miss will host the top-ranked LSU Tigers in Oxford, while the Mississippi State Bulldogs welcome number 4 Alabama to Starkville.

Perry’s double-double propels Bulldogs over ULM

Reggie Perry and Robert Woodard II pumped in a combined 23 points to ignite a balanced attack of four players in double figures as the Mississippi State men’s basketball team dialed up its third straight victory by a 62-45 margin over Louisiana-Monroe Thursday at Humphrey Coliseum.

  Finally healthy, Stevens eyes strong finish

Tommy Stevens has only been on the Mississippi State campus for six months, but in that short time, he has gone through the gambit.

Bulldogs land top point guard in Georgia

Deivon Smith will don the Maroon and White for the Mississippi State men’s basketball program next season as he signed his National Letters of Intent (NLI) announced Wednesday during the fall signing period.

Ole Miss faces Heisman hopeful Joe Burrow and #1 LSU

Ole Miss faces off against the LSU fightin’ Tigers this weekend.

MSU is seen as 3-touchdown underdogs against #4 Bama

Mississippi State has a top-tier match up on their hands in Starkvegas.

Jessika Carter leads No. 10 Mississippi State past UT Martin

Jessika Carter and two more Bulldogs scored in double figures as No. 10 Mississippi State knocked off UT Martin 80-44

Mississippi State dedicates POW/MIA Chairs of Honor at athletic venues

The unoccupied chairs will serve as a tribute to prisoners of war and service members who are missing in action, honoring those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country.

MSU men open season with win over FIU

Tyson Carter registered a solid all-around performance with 23 points, a career-high tying seven rebounds and a career-best six steals to spearhead Mississippi State to a 77-69 opening night victory over Florida International on Tuesday at Humphrey Coliseum.

MSU men start season off against a quick-paced FIU team

he Bulldogs take on Florida International, a Conference-USA opponent who can be a nice first test to shake off the rust.