STARKVILLE -- Josh Lovelady never minced words in the final weeks of his Mississippi State baseball career. Lovelady never was afraid to use the words "last time" because he appeared certain his final game in a MSU uniform also would be the last time he played organized, competitive baseball.
STARKVILLE -- Louisiana's best baseball prospects have another connection to Mississippi State. On Wednesday, MSU announced baseball coach Andy Cannizaro added Jake Gautreau, his former teammate at Tulane, to his staff. Gautreau takes over Will Coggin's position as recruiting coordinator and assistant hitting coach.
Former Mississippi State shortstop Ryan Gridley announced Wednesday on Twitter he signed with Major League Baseball's Oakland Athletics and decided to forgo his final season of eligibility with the Bulldogs.
Koby Harcrow has made it a habit to push through highs and lows. When you're not the biggest, fastest, or strongest player on the field, it sometimes can be difficult to attract attention, but Harcrow never used his physical makeup as an excuse. In fact, the New Hope High School standout pushed even harder so he could get noticed so one day he could realize his dream to play college baseball.
STARKVILLE -- While Kelsey Jones has lofty college goals, her high school coach Kristie Williams sets the bar even higher.
STARKVILLE -- Dak Prescott could have gone anywhere. But Prescott didn't have to think long when he considered destinations for the first stop on his summer tour of the Southeast following a standout rookie season for the NFL's Dallas Cowboys.
STARKVILLE -- Collin Crane's job description extends far beyond using only weights. Hired in May as strength and conditioning coach for the Mississippi State men's basketball program, Crane learned from MSU coach Ben Howland and others what the Bulldogs did in the weight room with his predecessor, David Deets. He also discovered those things weren't a top priority.
Former Ole Miss quarterback Bo Wallace was arrested late Saturday on a charge of driving under the influence.
STARKVILLE -- Jason Crowder's best story regarding Neil Price has nothing to do with Price's on-air talents.
Thomas Huebner has faced a lot of challenges as a college administrator.
Anthony Colom takes youth football very seriously.
Brian Rickman and Eric Cooley will enter the Clash at The MAG this weekend with different situations for the 100-lap, $20,000-to-win Super Late Model race.
STARKVILLE -- Former Mississippi State wide receiver De'Runnya Wilson was arrested in Oktibbeha County on Wednesday for disorderly conduct, driving with a suspended license, driving without insurance, and possession of marijuana in the vehicle.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Heavyweight boxing champion Deontay Wilder was charged Wednesday with misdemeanor marijuana possession, but his lawyer says the marijuana found in his car did not belong to him.
Denis Aidoo wasn't sure if Maggie Proffitt could handle the expectations. The Kenner (La.) Angels Amateur Athletic Union girls basketball coach was confident Proffitt could score, but he didn't know if Proffitt would be able to live up the team's defensive standards.
Mangum tells The Dispatch he will return for junior season
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Former Alabama men's golfers Bud Cauley, Dru Love, Trey Mullinax, and Justin Thomas will compete at the U.S. Open, which begins this morning at the Erin Hills course in Erin, Wisconsin.
OXFORD -- Five Ole Miss baseball players heard their names called Wednesday on the final day of the Major League Baseball First-Year Player draft.
The finality of the moment wasn't lost on Brent Rooker.
No current Bulldogs heard their names called in the second day of the 2017 Major League Baseball Draft, but a trio of potential future members of the Mississippi State baseball program did.
2. Former Bulldogs Brown, Lovelady set for pro ball COLLEGE SPORTS
3. MSU standout Gridley signs with Oakland A's COLLEGE SPORTS