In a rivalry that has been dominated by the Bulldogs in recent years, Ole Miss was able to garner a coveted sixth win by trouncing No. 25 MSU 41-24 behind five touchdowns from Bo Wallace and a strong second half from the often maligned defense.
For coach Hugh Freeze, who promised to renew passion to the rivalry when he was hired last December, the win was especially sweet because of what it meant to everyone involved with the program. (November 26, 2012, Page 1B)
COLUMN: Shortly after Hollingsworth Field was washed over by a boozy wave of Ole Miss students celebrating a 41-24 Egg Bowl victory, the two patriarchs got down to spinning the night’s events forward. They couldn’t have been more different. (more…) (November 26, 2012, Page 4B)
VIDEO BLOG: It all comes down to tonight. (more…) (November 24, 2012)
Last week’s loss was another heartbreaker for the Ole Miss Rebels. With bowl eligibility seemingly within their grasp for a second consecutive week, the Rebels lost a late lead and eventually fell at No. 8 LSU 41-35. (more…) (November 20, 2012, Page 8)
VIDEO BLOG: It’s win or go home time for the Ole Miss football team. (more…) (November 19, 2012)
VIDEO BLOG: This afternoon the Clarion Ledger held its annual Dandy Dozen photo shoot at Jackson State’s Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium.
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COLUMN: HOOVER, Ala. — As Dan Mullen took the podium for his fourth installment of SEC Media Days as head coach of the Mississippi State Bulldogs, much had changed since the former Florida offensive coordinator had taken the job in 2008, but where Mullen and the Bulldogs now stand is largely a matter of perspective across state lines. (more…) (July 19, 2012, Page 6)
HOOVER, Ala. — To play cornerback effectively in the Southeastern Conference, a player has to be confident. Mississippi State senior Johnthan Banks definitely has confidence and he should based on his production since coming to Starkville from tiny East Webster High School. (more…) (July 19, 2012, Page 6)
HOOVER, Ala. — Mississippi State continued its battle through the nation’s toughest conference baseball tournament Wednesday afternoon by knocking off top-seeded LSU 3-2 at Regions Park. (May 24, 2012, Page 8)
HOOVER, Ala. — A six-run ninth inning highlighted a banner day for the Mississippi State baseball team. The seventh-seeded Bulldogs used that big burst late to sprint past the sixth-seeded Arkansas Razorbacks 9-1 in second game of the Southeastern Conference Tournament on Tuesday at Regions Park. (May 23, 2012, Page 6A)