Tuesday night at the Humphrey Coliseum, Mississippi State fans finally saw the team that so many analysts had high hopes for this season. Now facing four games against teams that are far below them in the NET rankings, can Mississippi State keep up the intensity? Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman answer that question, plus Brian … Continue reading “Thunder & Lightning: Can Mississippi State Basketball Duplicate It’s Best Performance?”
Ole Miss earned a win on Wednesday night that tested its depth every bit as much as its toughness and will. The Rebels won 60-55 at Auburn in a win that could change the trajectory of its season. The team is 17-7 and 7-4 in the SEC with a struggling Missouri team coming to Oxford … Continue reading “Shorthanded Ole Miss pulls off upset win at Auburn”
Everybody from Ben Howland down agreed, the game Tuesday night against Alabama was a must win for Mississippi State. Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman examine how not only did the Bulldogs win, they dominated the Crimson Tide and played perhaps their most complete game of the season.
Ben Howland told the media after Saturday’s loss to Kentucky that Mississippi State’s game on Tuesday against Alabama was a must win, a game the Bulldogs had to have if they wanted to put together a push that got them back into the NCAA Tournament. That message was obviously heard by his team, as MSU … Continue reading “Mississippi State Gets the Win It Had to Have, Take Down Alabama 81-62”
The rotation is set, as is the opening day lineup and a team with lofty expectations will take the field for the first time since a somber exit last June after two Monday losses to Tennessee Tech at Swayze Field. Head coach Mike Bianco acknowledged the pain last year’s disappointment brought, but didn’t have much … Continue reading “Bianco sets rotation, lineup as Rebels gear up for opening weekend”
Projected top 10 pick Jeffery Simmons is now facing a major blow to his first round NFL Draft hopes, as reported today originally by ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the All-SEC defensive tackle suffered a knee injury which resulted in a torn ACL. Simmons says he was injured during drills while practicing in Boca Raton, FL. Here’s … Continue reading “Former MSU Star Jeffery Simmons Suffers ACL Injury During NFL Draft Prep”
Mississippi State begins the real road to the NCAA Tournament in tonight’s rematch against Alabama at the Humphrey Coliseum. Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman explain why this game is so important and why it could be different than the loss the Bulldogs suffered in Tuscaloosa two weeks ago.
Jason Jones was relieved of his duties as defensive backs coach on Monday, a source confirmed to SuperTalk. Chase Parham of RebelGrove.com first reported the news. Jones spent five seasons in Oxford, working under former defensive coordinators Dave Wommack and Wesley McGriff during that time. McGriff was fired last November as the first of a … Continue reading “Jason Jones out as Ole Miss defensive backs coach”
The NCAA has handed Ole Miss its final form of punishment stemming from its half-decade long NCAA saga, Ross Bjork announced on Monday night in Cleveland at the first stop of a series of town hall meetings. The news was first reported by Chase Parham of RebelGrove. The Rebels will vacated a total of 33 … Continue reading “Ole Miss vacates 33 wins over six seasons following NCAA investigation”
Head coach Kermit Davis and guard Breein Tyree discuss Ole Miss’ 2-0 week last week , one that could eventually end up being a turning point in the team’ season as the Rebels got back on track after losing five of six, and the week ahead as the Rebels make their case for an NCAA … Continue reading “WATCH: Davis, Tyree discuss Georgia win and week ahead for Ole Miss”
Mississippi State has been grinding along in SEC play and staying around .500, but back to back losses have put the Bulldogs in a tight spot. Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman examine what State has to do if they want to punch a ticket to the NCAA tournament, plus a look at a historic win … Continue reading “Thunder & Lightning: Mississippi State Men’s Basketball Has No Room For Error”
For the second time in four games, Mississippi State found themselves in a double digit hole going into the half. For the second time in four games, MSU was unable to dig out of that deficit, as a 19-2 run in the second half was not enough to ever get over the top against Kentucky, … Continue reading “Mississippi State Takes Another Tough Loss, Drops 71-67 Decision to Kentucky”