STARKVILLE, Miss. – For the rebuilding process at Mississippi State to be successful, Ben Howland said his first priority was to assemble what he described as a "top-notch" coaching staff.
STARKVILLE, Miss. - Ben Howland was officially introduced as Mississippi State's 20th head men's basketball coach Tuesday afternoon at Humphrey Coliseum.
STARKVILLE, Miss. — In three different stops as a head coach, Ben Howland has established himself as a proven winner en route to leading his teams to the NCAA Tournament. Now, he's been handed the task of getting Mississippi State back to the Big Dance for the first time since 2009.
Mississippi State Director of Athletics Scott Stricklin released the following statement on Bulldog men's basketball Saturday:
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Despite 21 points from Craig Sword and 18 points from I.J. Ready, the Mississippi State men's basketball team saw its season end with a 74-68 loss to Auburn in the opening round of the Southeastern Conference Tournament Wednesday night at Bridgestone Arena.
STARKVILLE, Miss. – Postseason action for Mississippi State begins in the Music City on Wednesday as the Bulldogs face Auburn in the opening game of the 2015 SEC Tournament.
STARKVILLE, Miss. – After saying all year Craig Sword is one of the more difficult players to guard due to his ability to hit outside shots as well as drive to the basket, league coaches voted the Mississippi State junior second team All-SEC on Tuesday.
STARKVILLE, Miss. – Giving back to the community has always been something Isaiah Butler has cherished, and on Monday he was recognized for that commitment as he was named to the 2015 SEC Men's Basketball Community Service Team.
STARKVILLE, Miss. – Senior night provided a rewarding conclusion to four Mississippi State seniors' careers, as the Bulldogs knocked off the Missouri Tigers 52-43 Saturday.
STARKVILLE, Miss. – Regular season play comes to a conclusion on Saturday as Mississippi State hosts Missouri in a Senior Night showdown.
STARKVILLE, Miss. – Since the day Rick Ray was named head coach at Mississippi State, he's been a strong proponent of community service. So when tornadoes ravaged Mississippi last April, it was no surprise seeing him and his basketball team out in the community assisting families who suffered losses.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A 10-0 run midway through the second half gave Vanderbilt new life and put an end to Mississippi State's hopes at a road win.