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Live updates: MSU men’s and women’s basketball media day

This afternoon, Mississippi State’s men’s and women’s basketball teams will have their on-campus media day in advance of their seasons starting in a few weeks. I’ll share updates as the day moves along, starting with women’s basketball first, then updated … Continue reading

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Cohen visits with media as fall baseball begins

Good timing? Mississippi State football is off this week and MSU baseball begins fall practice on Tuesday night. With action on the diamond coming up, local media visited with head coach John Cohen to get a little preview. Of note, … Continue reading

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From Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to Starkville, MS, Max and Hanna reunite for Auburn-MSU football

14 months ago, Max and Hanna were babies living together in an orphanage in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. This weekend, the two were reunited after over a year apart, and oddly enough, it was because of college football. See, Max was … Continue reading

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MSU’s success now the result of belief from fans then, say Mullen and Stricklin

Scott Stricklin still remembers when the idea for Maroon Friday came up. Now Mississippi State’s athletic director, he recalls someone in the meeting telling him that nobody was going to do it. State fans wouldn’t wear maroon every Friday just … Continue reading

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Mississippi State introduces itself to the college football world

I’ve never seen it like that before. Really haven’t. Waiting on Dan Mullen to arrive for his post-game press conference, the media room was more crowded than it’s ever been. Second place, whatever it is, isn’t even close. Just like … Continue reading

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MSU, Auburn a battle of twins in appearance and style

Pop quiz: The following quotes came from either Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen or Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn. Who said each and which team are they referring to? “They have a dynamic offense. Their quarterback is one of … Continue reading

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Live blog: Dan Mullen press conference, Auburn week

At 1 p.m. today, Dan Mullen will meet with local media for his weekly press conference. No. 3 Mississippi State beat Texas A&M last weekend and hosts No. 2 Auburn this weekend. The game will be televised on CBS at … Continue reading

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Everything but the game: Four days with fans, friends, ESPN and MSU in Starkville

7:45 a.m., Thursday, Seal Football Complex parking lot: Did you know Dan Mullen was raised around the theatre? I’ve been paid to learn things about him for the last five and a half years and had no clue his mom … Continue reading

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MSU’s win over A&M an emotional day for Mullen

It was a perfect day. It really was. The sky was clear, light blue. The clouds were wisps of pure white. It was 65 degrees and sunny by halftime of Mississippi State and Texas A&M’s football game. And that game. … Continue reading

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Bulldogs expecting back-and-forth battle against No. 6 Aggies

Last November, Mississippi State rolled into College Station with four losses and just as many wins. The season, to that point, had not gone particularly well, and it looked from the outside that things only got worse that day when … Continue reading

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