The Lions (4-3) are still in the top 20, but they sit at No. 17.
STARKVILLE -- Speaking with the media Monday, there was a quiver in Joe Moorhead's lip.
STARKVILLE -- Welcome back folks. It's time for another edition of Portnoy's Playbook.
COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- Alabama is back on top and Tua Tagovailoa and the Tide look to stay there for a while.
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- One week after an injury scare, Missouri quarterback Kelly Bryant looked like his old self in a 38-27 victory over Mississippi on Saturday.
HATTIESBURG -- Jack Abraham threw for 421 yards with three touchdowns and his favorite target, Quez Watkins, caught eight passes for 198 yards and a score and Southern Mississippi defeated North Texas 45-27 on Saturday night.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Walking across the field and over to the MSU sideline during the halftime break, freshman quarterback Garrett Shrader stepped to the left of the Gatorade coolers behind the bench and perched his green signal caller ball cap on an equipment box.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- With Halloween just three weeks away, it was Mississippi State's (3-3, 1-2 SEC) horror-filled offensive performance in Saturday's 20-10 loss to Tennessee (2-4, 1-2 SEC) at orange-clad Neyland Stadium that was a staunch reminder the holiday season has arrived.
Forget that 56-23 drubbing in Auburn two weeks ago. This was the worst loss of Mississippi State's season.
STARKVILLE -- The Bulldogs are back in action.
Blake Toppmeyer is in his third season covering the Tennessee Volunteers for the Knoxville News Sentinel and the USA Today Network.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State's MaKayla Waldner scored twice to push MSU past Auburn with a 3-2 victory Thursday in Starkville, giving the Bulldogs their first win in the series since 2011.
STARKVILLE -- Bill Vaughn wanted to get away -- though not in the traditional sense.
The Lions are now 4-3 after a 49-42 loss Thursday to Holmes Community College (3-4) in Goodman.
Cook, who attended Ole Miss and was the agent for former NFL stars Brett Favre and Randy Moss, will be joined by Mississippi State defensive line coach Deke Adams, who will give the Scouting Report.
Coach Buddy Stephens and EMCC know Holmes is not a team to be overlooked as the Lions try to make a bowl game and win a state championship.
Oradini, ranked No. 24, waited out a rain delay of more than three hours and beat TCU's 86th-ranked Luc Fomba in three sets.
The Bulldogs, who are 11-6 on the season managed to win a marathon 39-37 second set, but it was the only one they took from the Crimson Tide.
STARKVILLE -- A Mississippi State spokesperson confirmed to The Dispatch Wednesday sophomore pitcher Brandon Smith will undergo Tommy John surgery.
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