Following Tuesday's practice, senior Omarr Conner was on top of the world. No more practicing with the quarterbacks and then the receivers for the Mississippi State's newest starting quarterback. But it wasn't new for Conner, who has started 17 career games under center.
September 21, 2006
Although disappointed with a loss in his first collegiate game, not to mention being shut out on the scoreboard, Mississippi State's Anthony Dixon did have reason for some optimism. The Bulldog true freshman tailback churned out 64 yards in his rookie debut in maroon and white. And just a couple of days later, Dixon was named the starting tailback for the Auburn game.
September 11, 2006
Before entering Thursday's season-opener against South Carolina, Tray Rutland heard the usual advice from his teammates. The redshirt freshman quarterback was told not to be nervous and to watch for the speed of the game. But when Rutland took over for Mike Henig, who suffered a broken collarbone against South Carolina, he felt just the opposite.
September 6, 2006
Mississippi State quarterback signee Tray Rutland is an elusive QB with a very strong arm who will provide MSU with a guy who has a solid chance to come in and offer immediate help as a backup to starting QB Omarr Conner. We talked with Tray after a recent summer workout.
July 17, 2005