Mississippi State Rumors & News

  • Alabama, Ole Miss, Mississippi State offer scholarships to 286-pound eighth-grader Jaheim Oatis

    ESPN "Some college football programs will make offers to middle school prospects to gain attention on a national level. It appears to be much more than that in the case of 6-foot-4, 286-pound Jaheim Oatis. According to a tweet posted Friday by Oatis, Ole Miss, Mississippi State and Alabama have made..." July 24

  • Four-star QB Jalen Mayden commits to Mississippi State

    Saturday Down South "Thanks to Dak Prescott’s fantastic college career, which was followed by a sensational start to his young NFL career with the Dallas Cowboys, Mississippi State and head coach Dan Mullen have a ton of cache with quarterbacks on the recruiting trail. When you add the fact Mullen has coached two..." May 24

  • Devastating hit at Mississippi State ends spring football game early

    CBS Sports "How often are players ejected for targeting during a spring game? That’s apparently what happened to Mississippi State defensive back Johnathan Abram, who laid a punishing hit on running back Bennie Braswell during Saturday’s Maroon and White scrimmage. Abram, a junior college transfer, didn’t..." April 10

  • Bobby Petrino will allow Shaq Wiggins to transfer to Mississippi State

    Louisville Courier-Journal "University of Louisville football coach Bobby Petrino on Friday afternoon removed Mississippi State from a list of schools that cornerback Shaq Wiggins is restricted from transferring to after Wiggins appealed to U of L about Mississippi State's presence on the list, according to a U of L..." April 08

  • CB Shaq Wiggins: Louisville blocking transfer to 5 schools

    ESPN "Former Louisville cornerback Shaq Wiggins says he has a solid list of schools he's considering as a graduate transfer, but his release from the Cardinals comes with restrictions. Wiggins told ESPN on Thursday that Louisville coach Bobby Petrino restricted him from transferring to Kentucky,..." April 07

  • Mississippi State lands coveted Starkville LB Willie Gay on National Signing Day

    SEC Country "Mississippi State couldn’t bear to let a prized recruit leave town on National Signing Day for the second straight year. Fortunately for Dan Mullen and his staff, their efforts with 2017 stud Willie Gay paid off in a big way Wednesday morning. Before a packed crowd at Starkville High School,..." February 01