HOOVER, Ala. — For the record, Mississippi State senior quarterback Tyler Russell is not a comedian. Even though MSU head coach Dan Mullen says he tells jokes, often times not very well, Russell made sure to tell reporters covering SEC Media Days on Wednesday he doesn’t know any jokes. (July 18, 2013, Page 6)
Nearly 200 of the South’s top football prospects for the 2014-17 classes paid Oxford a visit Wednesday for the second annual Southern Elite Combine presented by 247Sports and Varsity Preps. (more…) (July 11, 2013, Page 7)
A strong bond with the Mississippi State coaching staff led Oxford defensive end Darrius Liggins to become a Bulldog. The 6-foot-4, 230-pound Liggins picked up an offer from MSU coach Dan Mullen earlier in the month after an impressive showing at a one-day camp Saturday. (more…) (June 18, 2013, Page 8)
After claiming the both ends of Saturday’s doubleheader against No. 21 Mississippi State, the Rebels (35-16 overall, 14-12 SEC) will look to sweep the Bulldogs (36-15, 13-13) for the first time since 2010.
First pitch is set for 1 p.m. on CSS. (more…) (May 12, 2013)
The day-long cloud that hovered over Oxford has lifted and it appears No. 21 Mississippi State and Ole Miss will kick off their three-game series at Oxford-University Stadium on time tonight at 6:30. Mother Nature pulled a fast one Friday.Oxford’s day-long cloud coverage cleared just long enough for No. 21 Mississippi State and Ole Miss to record three outs at Oxford-University Stadium before the sky opened again with a heavy rain. Due to the precipitation, Game 1 between the Bulldogs and Rebels was suspended until Saturday. Game 1 will resume with the Rebels batting in the bottom of the first at 3 p.m. Game 2 of the three-game set will begin 40 minutes after the opener’s conclusion. You’ll find game blogs for both of Saturday’s contests below. (more…) (May 10, 2013)