SportsTalk Mississippi Stories

Three areas to watch as Ole Miss begins spring practice

By Brian Scott Rippee | February 26, 2019

The sense of newness will be difficult to ignore for Ole Miss as it hit the field for the  start of spring practice on Tuesday. Two new coordinators, soon-to-be three new assistant coaches and a slew of holes to fill on the offensive side of the football will make for a lot of growing pains … Continue reading “Three areas to watch as Ole Miss begins spring practice”

WATCH: Matt Luke presser as Ole Miss opens spring practice

By Brian Scott Rippee | February 26, 2019

Ole Miss begins spring practice on Tuesday. Matt Luke discussed the new staff, new faces on the field and more.

Borkey Show: Should dirty recruiting in college hoops lead to jail time?

By Michael Borkey | February 26, 2019

Sean Miller of Arizona and Will Wade were subpoenaed to appear in court in April, but should dirty recruiting in college sports actually lead to criminal charges? Also on the show, Lebron James needs to own his team’s failures – Boogie Cousins gets dumb technical – Sports gambling’s next step in Mississippi

Thunder & Lightning: Can Mississippi State’s Wide Receivers Deliver in 2019?

By Brian Hadad | February 26, 2019

Mississippi State’s passing game was at best a disappointment in 2018, and the biggest reason the Bulldogs weren’t able to deliver on their preseason hype. Can the receiver group take a huge step forward in 2019 and elevate Joe Moorhead’s offense to where he expects it to be? Brian Hadad takes a look at that … Continue reading “Thunder & Lightning: Can Mississippi State’s Wide Receivers Deliver in 2019?”

T&L Extra: Mississippi State Baseball Head Coach Chris Lemonis Joins SportsTalk Mississippi

By Brian Hadad | February 26, 2019

Mississippi State has gotten off to a good start this baseball season, and coming off a huge series win over Southern Mississippi. Coach Chris Lemonis joined SportsTalk Mississippi on Monday to discuss last weekend and what’s to come for the Diamond Dawgs. Photo courtesy of Mississippi State athletics

Rebel Report: Reaction to an eventful weekend in Oxford, does Ole Miss Hoops punch its ticket this week?

By Brian Scott Rippee | February 25, 2019

Brian Scott Rippee and Collin Brister discuss an interesting weekend in Oxford with the on-campus protests, Ole Miss Basketball’s win over Georgia and Ole Miss Baseball taking a series on the road at Tulane.    

Thunder & Lightning: Mississippi State Wins on the Diamond and the Court

By Brian Hadad | February 24, 2019

Mississippi State’s weekend didn’t start off very promising, with a loss to Southern Mississippi in extra innings and the threat of rain possibly washing out the remainder of the series. Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman discuss how the weekend did a complete 180 from there, with the Bulldogs celebrating victories on all fields of play.

Mississippi State Takes The Series From USM in Walk-Off Fashion, Wins Game Three 4-3

By Brian Hadad | February 24, 2019

Mississippi State and Southern Mississippi put on a great display of college baseball in the sport’s premier facility this weekend, so it’s only fitting Sunday’s rubber match between the in-state rivals was decided in the game’s final at bat. The Bulldogs got an RBI double from sophomore Tanner Allen to walk-off the Golden Eagles in … Continue reading “Mississippi State Takes The Series From USM in Walk-Off Fashion, Wins Game Three 4-3”

Mississippi State With a Huge Turnaround, Takes Down South Carolina 76-61

By Brian Hadad | February 23, 2019

With 4:04 left in the first half, South Carolina was all over Mississippi State, up 16 points and holding the Bulldogs under 30% shooting. With 3:56 left in the second half, true freshman forward Reggie Perry hit two free throws to put MSU up 11, and from there State would add on, taking a 76-61 … Continue reading “Mississippi State With a Huge Turnaround, Takes Down South Carolina 76-61”

Ole Miss inches closer towards securing NCAA Tournament bid with win over Georgia

By Brian Scott Rippee | February 23, 2019

Kermit Davis released a slight exhale as he sat at the podium following Ole Miss’ 72-71 win over Georgia on Saturday. He cited that victories don’t have to look attractive or come easy in late February, and he’ll take them any way they come as his team barrels down the home stretch of the season. … Continue reading “Ole Miss inches closer towards securing NCAA Tournament bid with win over Georgia”