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Hattiesburg road trip: Where to eat before (and after) the MSU at USM season opener

It’s far better to be the guy everyone calls The Mayor than to actually be the mayor. And really, The Mayor doesn’t quite do justice to the reach and influence of Robert St. John, a name known and respected well … Continue reading

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Rewind: Re-living the last MSU at USM tilt, a thriller in 1989

On Saturday, Mississippi State will do something it hasn’t done in 26 years: play a game in Hattiesburg against Southern Miss. And one man will have been on the sideline for both. Rockey Felker, who was also one of the … Continue reading

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The big, bad HailState Beat 2015 Season Preview

Finally, thankfully, gratefully and mercifully, college football is back. Mississippi State travels to Hattiesburg on Saturday to open the season against Southern Miss, which means we’ve got one last chance to look at the team before it all begins. Consider … Continue reading

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Live thread: Dan Mullen press conference, USM week

At 1 p.m. today, Dan Mullen will hold his weekly press conference. Mississippi State plays Southern Miss in Hattiesburg this Saturday to open the 2015 season. We’ll share live updates here from his time at the podium. —————————————— Mullen is … Continue reading

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Spending a game on the bench with MSU volleyball’s McFatrich

“Fatch,” as he’s called by most who know him, is David McFatrich. He was hired earlier this year to be the new head coach of Mississippi State volleyball, coming with an extensive resume, a long list of references and a … Continue reading

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Campbell Dale offers inspiration to those at MSU

I shouldn’t be writing about Campbell Dale. I shouldn’t even know who he is. A five year old closing in on his sixth birthday next month, Campbell should be in a kindergarten class right now, smiling, napping and learning how … Continue reading

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French goalkeeper Tanya de Souza offering promise for MSU soccer

According to the internet, it’s about 4,600 miles straight from here to Paris, France. A direct flight would last nearly half a day and take you seven hours into the future, one of those weird things where you go somewhere … Continue reading

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Walley, Johnson hoping to fill MSU’s hole at tight end

Those on the outside haven’t mentioned him at all, while even those who cover the team on a daily basis have hardly spoken his name. All the concern with Mississippi State’s offense has been about replacing Josh Robinson or Dillon … Continue reading

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Live thread: MSU soccer and volleyball media day

Beginning at 1 p.m. today, Mississippi State’s volleyball and soccer teams will have their preseason media day led by their coaches. We’ll have live updates throughout the afternoon right here on the blog. Soccer opens their season at home on … Continue reading

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David Turner talks depth and talent on defensive line

As often happens with this particular coach, I have found that David Turner is far better at explaining things and sharing information than I could hope to be. Mississippi State’s defensive line coach is regularly among the best quotes on … Continue reading

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