The highest ranked Bulldog signee was shooting guard Jamont Gordon (6-3.5, 215, Lutheran Christian by way of Oak Hill Academy), who remains ranked 32nd overall. Next up was center Vernon Goodridge (6-9, 220) also of Lutheran Christian. Goodridge is 38th after being ranked as high as 21st. Moving up 10 notches to 49th is shooting guard Reginald Delk (6-5, 190) of North Side HS in Jackson, Tennessee.
The Mississippi State recruiting class is currently ranked 6th in the nation by ScoutHoops.com, but that could drop 2 or 3 spots with the loss of Monta Ellis.
Mississippi State's 2005/2006 roster, with the addition of the 6-man signing class, will consist of 6 true freshmen, 1 redshirt freshman, 1 or 2 sophomores (depending on whether Walter Sharpe returns), 3 juniors and 2 seniors.
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