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Thunder & Lightning: Mississippi State Finds a Way to Turn It Around in Men’s Basketball

By Brian Hadad | January 19, 2020

A week ago, Mississippi State was reeling after losing its first three games in SEC play, but a return home has the Bulldogs looking and playing like a different team. Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman discuss how Ben Howland’s squad was so dominant in their win over Georgia, plus take a long look at all … Continue reading “Thunder & Lightning: Mississippi State Finds a Way to Turn It Around in Men’s Basketball”

Rebels can’t hold late lead, drop fifth straight in 80-76 loss to LSU

By Brian Scott Rippee | January 18, 2020

The frustration in Breein Tyree’s voice was palpable as he faced the same questions, about the same issues, after the same result the moments after Ole Miss’ 80-76 loss to LSU that dropped the Rebels to 9-8 (0-4). Ole Miss has now lost five consecutive games. Tyree was hardly the reason for this defeat. He … Continue reading “Rebels can’t hold late lead, drop fifth straight in 80-76 loss to LSU”

Mississippi State Wins The Battle of the Bulldogs, Throttles Georgia 91-59

By Brian Hadad | January 18, 2020

A week ago, Mississippi State saw LSU’s Skylar Mays hit a buzzer beater to drop the Bulldogs to 0-3 in the SEC. Seven days later, State seems to have completely shaken off that slow start, as they dominated Georgia from the opening tip until the final whistle, finally ending the game with a 91-59 victory … Continue reading “Mississippi State Wins The Battle of the Bulldogs, Throttles Georgia 91-59”

OIe Miss hires MSU’s Buckley, retains Roach

By Brian Scott Rippee | January 17, 2020

Ole Miss head coach Lane Kiffin cemented his coaching staff on Friday evening by hiring Mississippi State defensive backs coach Terrell Buckley and retaining defensive line coach Freddie Roach. It was reported earlier this week that Roach was headed to the NFL to join Bulldog alumnus and newly-minted Giants head coach Joe Judge’s staff, but … Continue reading “OIe Miss hires MSU’s Buckley, retains Roach”

Watch: Kermit Davis, Blake Hinson preview LSU

By Brian Scott Rippee | January 17, 2020

Coming off a road loss at Florida, Kermit Davis and sophomore forward Blake Hinson preview LSU, discuss the state of the team at 9-7 (0-3) and more.

Mailbag Friday: NFL Championship weekend, picks and Ole Miss Baseball chat

By Brian Scott Rippee | January 17, 2020

The People’s Holiday is back. Rippee and Borkey take your questions on Ole Miss Baseball, golf, Lane Kiffin, the NFL and more.

Thunder & Lightning: Mississippi State Needs to Put Together Another Strong Effort Against Georgia

By Brian Hadad | January 16, 2020

Mississippi State got a much needed win on Tuesday against Missouri, but the Bulldogs have to get a repeat performance against Georgia to keep their faint NCAA Tournament hopes alive. Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman break down that matchup, and also discuss the new look SEC West in football.

WATCH: Coach Vic Schaefer Discusses Mississippi State’s Tough 64-60 Win Over LSU

By Brian Hadad | January 16, 2020

Mississippi State got all it wanted and a lot more Thursday night at the Humphrey Coliseum, as LSU battled back from a 20 point deficit in the third quarter and forced the Bulldogs to sweat out a 64-60 win. State was led by Jordan Danberry with 16 points, and Jessika Carter added a double double … Continue reading “WATCH: Coach Vic Schaefer Discusses Mississippi State’s Tough 64-60 Win Over LSU”

Rebel Report: A deep dive into Ole Miss Hoops with Bracken Ray

By Brian Scott Rippee | January 16, 2020

Former Andy Kennedy staffer Bracken Ray joins to take a deep dive into what is wrong with this Ole Miss team, what it can change offensively, big picture where the program is in year two and more.

Thunder & Lightning: Mississippi State Gets a Huge Boost From Kylin Hill and Erroll Thompson

By Brian Hadad | January 15, 2020

Mike Leach secured two of his highest priority recruits for 2020, but neither of them are high school seniors. Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman take a look at the decisions of Kylin Hill and Erroll Thompson to return to Mississippi State for their senior seasons.