Articles by Ben Portnoy
STARKVILLE — Luke Hancock glared deep into the Starkville night. He’d already sent Tulane home packing with a walk-off grand slam in February. He didn’t
STARKVILLE — With temperatures dipping into the 30s Thursday night, Mississippi State’s bats followed suit. Inning after inning, batter after batter, MSU (18-7, 3-4 SEC) failed
STARKVILLE — Mississippi State made a major splash in the transfer portal Wednesday night. The Bulldogs officially announced the addition of former Tulane guard JerKaila
STARKVILLE — Mississippi State women’s basketball is down another body. A source with knowledge of the situation confirmed to The Dispatch Tuesday that sophomore guard
STARKVILLE — Mississippi State’s women’s basketball roster continues to shrink. Multiple sources with knowledge of the situation confirmed to The Dispatch that freshman guard Madison
Mary See stands from her seat in the center of section 113 down the third base line at Dudy Noble Field.
Around her, a slew of maroon-and-white-clad fans rise from their varying chair backs as the national anthem begins to blare from the loudspeakers littered around the ballpark.
STARKVILLE — It happened. Again. Never mind the talk of rebounds. Forget the discussion that Mississippi State’s Sunday meeting with No. 2 Arkansas (19-3, 5-1
STARKVILLE — Dudy Noble Field looked for every reason to erupt Saturday. Batter after batter, inning after inning, the officially announced 6,152-person crowd that looked
STARKVILLE — Speaking with reporters following Mississippi State’s rout of North Alabama Wednesday, fourth-year junior outfielder Tanner Allen promised a fireworks show with No. 2
STARKVILLE — For the first time in months, Columbus native Kylin Hill returned to Mississippi State. Having left the team in November in order to prepare
The Bulldogs scored at least three runs in each of the first five innings.
STARKVILLE — Mississippi State’s defense is one year older. After cobbling together a unit that defied expectations and finished fifth in the Southeastern Conference in
Eric Cerantola struggles, Jackson Fristoe shines in relief as No. 3 Mississippi State drops Sunday game to No. 19 LSU
BATON ROUGE, La. — Seeking its first sweep of LSU (16-5, 1-2 SEC) in Baton Rouge since 1981, No. 3 Mississippi State (16-4, 2-1) dropped
Will Bednar guides No. 3 Mississippi State to win over No. 19 LSU, clinches third series win in Baton Rouge since 2006
BATON ROUGE, La. — LSU catcher Alex Milazzo tightened his grip on the tape of his bat and flung the barrel toward an impending Will
BATON ROUGE, La. — Brayland Skinner glared down the line with menacing intent. As Skinner began a slow trot toward first base, the normally raucous
Incumbent starter Will Rogers will have to earn his starting spot over several signal-callers, including former Southern Miss QB Jack Abraham.
STARKVILLE — Mississippi State will lose another member of the 2020-21 women’s basketball team.
STARKVILLE — Mike Leach’s second spring in Starkville is taking on a different look.
STARKVILLE — Mississippi State sophomore guard JaMya Mingo-Young announced Tuesday she intends to leave the program.
STARKVILLE — Mississippi State is adding an experienced piece to its football staff.