Part II: Football Notes, Quotes, Anecdotes

Preseason is just about over for the Bulldogs. They have just a pair of remaining practices, Wednesday afternoon and Thursday morning, before Coach Dan Mullen gives them a couple days off. But when they return on Sunday…it’s game week at last.
August 24, 2016

Kicking Competition Continues

Mississippi State entered fall camp looking for a starter in all three kicking disciplines. Sophomore Logan Cooke gained some experience last fall kicking off, place kicking and punting. As the days to the season opener at Southern Miss hit single digits, Cooke is still competing for a starting role.
August 27, 2015

Sobiesk Exits State For Dental School

It isn’t as if the position was settled of course. Still the placekicking job can now be considered completely open for 2015 after the exit of Evan Sobiesk.
January 12, 2015

Sobiesk Confident When Kicking Call Comes

It isn’t as if they can see some literal green line overlaying the field. Be assured Evan Sobiesk and Dan Mullen know it’s there, though, running sideline-to-sideline through the 32-yard stripes. That, for Sobiesk, is where he can expect a green light from the Coach.
November 12, 2014

Turtle Dives Goal Line To Seal Victory

LEXINGTON -- So intent was Christian Holmes on protecting the football, he wasn’t going to give it up to anyone. Not even to somebody wearing stripes. “Actually the referee was like ‘44, you’ve never scored?’ I said nah, I had the ball high and tight. He said, ‘can I get the ball?!’”
October 25, 2014

Cooke Back Home from Starkville

Logan Cooke was part of a large group of Mississippi State's future players this past weekend as he took his official visit to Starkville. Cooke reports that the weekend was more than he ever anticipated and that he cannot wait to get back on campus as a student athlete to wear the Maroon and White.
January 19, 2014

Cooke Enjoying All-American Activities

Logan Cooke has had a busy holiday season. While many of his friends rang in the New Year in Memphis, Tennessee at Mississippi State's 44-7 Liberty Bowl win over Rice, Cooke was making his way to Orlando, Florida to take part in the O/D All-American Game. From the sound of things, Cooke is doing his part to enjoy the experience.
January 2, 2014

ScoutTV: Logan Cooke

Logan Cooke of Columbia Academy committed to Mississippi State back during the summer months and since that time the All-American selection has remained true to his pledge. See highlights of Cooke in action in this ScoutTV presentation.
December 26, 2013