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Cannizaro Discusses Team Mindset, Lineup Versatility In Weekly Presser

This is twice in one week now that this space has been filled with a story about an interview with Andy Cannizaro, but hey, the guy is a great quote. And not just that, but he enjoys talking and having … Continue reading

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Found In Translation: How Cannizaro, MSU Are Discovering Ways To Win

When tasked with the job of interviewing important subjects and turning their answers into meaningful and explanatory stories, it’s often frustrating when those subjects respond to questions with cliché-riddled answers that offer a high word count but provide very little … Continue reading

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The Two Matts: Head Coach Roberts, Assistant Walters Reunite To Lead MSU Tennis

About eight years ago, Matt Walters was a rising star on Arkansas’s men’s tennis team. Over Christmas break, he and his doubles partner were at a local athletic club just hitting around. Nothing serious, just enough to not get rusty … Continue reading

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Bulldog Greats Celebrate Reunion For Mullens’ Golf Classic

If there’s one thing career athletes have trouble turning off, it’s their competitive drive. Whatever else in the world they may want, they always want to win. Or at the very least, as former Mississippi State defensive lineman Chris Jones … Continue reading

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What It’s Like To Hit A Home Run: Dropping Bombs With Brent Rooker

To get straight to the point, Brent Rooker is really good at hitting baseballs. Like, really good. He is, it turns out, one of the very best at it, as the Mississippi State junior currently leads the SEC in just … Continue reading

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Historic Run Ends In National Title Game For Schaefer’s Bulldogs

What do you say, what do you do, when you’ve already poured it all out? How do you hold your head high when your heart has dropped so low? You can’t speak to what you’ve done unless you also confess … Continue reading

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Post-Game: Bulldogs Across The Country Celebrate Historic Win

Around 1:10 a.m., Mississippi State’s team bus pulled up to their hotel, the Hilton Anatole. Waiting inside was a crowd of hundreds in Maroon and White chanting and cheering and causing general mayhem in a hotel where everyone should have … Continue reading

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Schaefer, Bulldogs Shock The Country In Final Four Victory

In the final moments – the final 26.6 seconds to be exact – Vic Schaefer had his team in the huddle for what seemed like it might be the final time. Mississippi State was in overtime against Connecticut. The right … Continue reading

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#PTLGD: On The Origins Of Vic Schaefer’s Favorite Phrase

It’s hard to tell when it became a thing, but at this point, it’s very clear that it is 100 percent A Thing, capital A and capital T. At the end of every press conference, radio interview or speaking engagement, … Continue reading

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William, Vivians Shine As Bulldogs Make First-Ever Final Four

When Mississippi State’s bus shifted into park at Chesapeake Energy Arena, the team managers quickly hopped off first, as is their custom, and the rest of the staff waited while the players began to follow from the back. But then … Continue reading

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