Mississippi St. Rumors & News

  • Newman won't leave for NBA before playing at Kansas

    KU Sports "Some highlights of a phone conversation with former Mississippi State guard Malik Newman, who on Friday chose KU as his transfer destination over Western Kentucky, Oregon, North Carolina State and Miami. … • On choosing KU the second time around: "I feel like a lot of the arrows were pointing..." July 02

  • Malik Newman chooses Jayhawks for transfer

    ESPN "Mississippi State transfer Malik Newman is headed to Kansas. The 6-foot-3 Newman, who was recruited by Bill Self and the Jayhawks as a top-10 player coming out of high school, told ESPN he chose the Jayhawks after also taking visits to NC State, Oregon and Western Kentucky. "I'm glad they..." July 01

  • Coveted Mississippi State Transfer Malik Newman Will Visit Kansas This Week

    College Spun "Former five-star prospect and Mississippi State transfer Malik Newman will be visiting Kansas this week, according to multiple reports. Newman just visited Oregon and has been linked with N.C. State and Miami as well. " June 26

  • Former 5-star recruit Malik Newman will transfer from Mississippi St.

    Sporting News - NCAAB "Malik Newman pulled out of consideration for the NBA Draft last week, but the former five-star recruit won't be returning to Mississippi State. Newman has asked for his release from the school and plans to transfer, CBS Sports first reported Monday. Newman's father, Horatio Webster, told The..." May 30

  • Malik Newman to withdraw from NBA draft, may look to transfer

    Clarion Ledger "Malik Newman removed his name from the NBA draft on Wednesday his father told The Clarion-Ledger. The return to college may not mean a second season at Mississippi State, though. A source told The Clarion-Ledger that Newman could potentially seek to transfer. When asked about the possibility,..." May 25

  • MSU's Stapleton tears ACL again, undergoes surgery

    The Clarion-Ledger "Mississippi State guard Xavian Stapleton tore the same anterior cruciate ligament that kept him out of practice last year, a source told The Clarion-Ledger on Wednesday. Stapleton underwent surgery on Wednesday to repair the tear in his left knee. The injury occurred on March 20, nearly..." March 31

  • Rick Stansbury leaning toward Western Kentucky job

    ESPN "Former Mississippi State head coach Rick Stansbury is the front-runner for the Western Kentucky job, sources told ESPN. "If he wants it, it's his," one source told ESPN. Another source told ESPN that Stansbury is leaning toward taking the job." March 25

  • Malik Newman to declare for NBA Draft, won't hire agent

    The Clarion-Ledger "Malik Newman will declare for the NBA draft on Tuesday, sources confirmed to The Clarion-Ledger. The Jackson native will not hire an agent, though, which leaves an opportunity for the freshman to return to school. WAPT-TV reported the news first. Newman will hold a press conference at 3 p.m...." March 22

  • Georgia 79, Mississippi State 69

    The Sports Xchange "On a spectacular day for guards at the Southeastern Conference tournament, Georgia's J.J. Frazier was as good as any of them. The sophomore poured in 28 points, dished out four assists and added a pair of steals, as Georgia beat Mississippi State 79-69 at Bridgestone Arena on Thursday..." March 11

  • Mississippi State 79, Auburn 66

    The Sports Xchange "Mississippi State freshmen guards Quinndary Weatherspoon and Malik Newman combined for 33 points, leading the Bulldogs past Auburn 79-66 on Saturday in Starkville, Miss. Newman had a big first half and finished with 17 points, and Weatherspoon added 16 points for the Bulldogs, who built a..." March 05

  • Ole Miss 86, Mississippi State 78

    The Sports Xchange "Mississippi guard Stefan Moody put on a show in his final home game, pouring in a career-high 43 points and leading the Rebels to an 86-78 win over Mississippi State on Wednesday at the Pavilion at Ole Miss in Oxford, Miss. Moody joins LSU freshman Ben Simmons as the only Southeastern..." March 02