The Bulldogs begin year one of a rebuilding project under new coach Rick Ray. What can Ray achieve in year 1? It remains to be seen. But one thing is almost certain: the rebuilding process will be a marathon, not a sprint.
Mississippi State's 2012-13 basketball team was picked to finish last yesterday by the SEC media leading up to tomorrow's SEC Basketball Media Days. Kentucky was picked to win the league, and Missouri's Phil Pressey was selected as preseason player of the year.