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Thunder & Lightning: Mississippi State’s Road to the NCAA Tournament Really Begins Against Alabama

By Brian Hadad | February 11, 2019

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 out as Ole Miss defensive backs coach

By Brian Scott Rippee | February 11, 2019

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”

Ole Miss vacates 33 wins over six seasons following NCAA investigation

By Brian Scott Rippee | February 11, 2019

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”

WATCH: Davis, Tyree discuss Georgia win and week ahead for Ole Miss

By Brian Scott Rippee | February 11, 2019

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”

Thunder & Lightning: Mississippi State Men’s Basketball Has No Room For Error

By Brian Hadad | February 10, 2019

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”

Mississippi State Takes Another Tough Loss, Drops 71-67 Decision to Kentucky

By Brian Hadad | February 9, 2019

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”

Tyree goes for 31 as Ole Miss beats Georgia in Athens

By Brian Scott Rippee | February 9, 2019

Ole Miss capped a 2-0 week — one that helped stabilize the team amongst a 1-5 stretch — with an 80-64 win against Georgia in Athens on Saturday. Georgia doesn’t have a true point guard, and its guard play has been a primary reason why it has sputtered to the 10-13 record it boasts. Breein … Continue reading “Tyree goes for 31 as Ole Miss beats Georgia in Athens”

Ole Miss Baseball preview: The bullpen

By Brian Scott Rippee | February 8, 2019

The final leg of SuperTalk’s Ole Miss Baseball season preview, examines the Ole Miss bullpen, a group that will likely have more left-handed options than it did a season ago. The Rebels bring back a number of versatile right-handed arms to the pen, anchored by closer Parker Caracci at the back end. Caracci exploded onto … Continue reading “Ole Miss Baseball preview: The bullpen”

Thunder & Lightning: MSU-UK Preview + Mississippi State Baseball Returns

By Brian Hadad | February 7, 2019

Mississippi State has another huge game on Saturday, as they’ll welcome the Kentucky Wildcats to The Hump. Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman take a look at what that game will bring, and then move on to the topic Bulldog fans yearn for, the return of the Diamond Dawgs to Dudy Noble Field. Can this team … Continue reading “Thunder & Lightning: MSU-UK Preview + Mississippi State Baseball Returns”

MSU Recruiting Rewind: Who Panned Out, Who Busted, and Who Were the Diamonds in the Rough?

By Brian Hadad | February 7, 2019

With Signing Day having come and gone, so many fans across the country are looking at their team’s class and trying to project their future success or failure. Dan Mullen always used to say you can’t judge a class on Signing Day, you have to look back after five years to get the true measure … Continue reading “MSU Recruiting Rewind: Who Panned Out, Who Busted, and Who Were the Diamonds in the Rough?”