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#18 Dogs Still Seeking Identity For Opener

#18 Dogs Still Seeking Identity For Opener

Depending on which forecaster is consulted, these Bulldogs are anything from a top-ten squad, to a lower top-twenty group, to not even ranked in a few preseason pollings. So safe to say there's a mix of opinions on what Mississippi State is and will be this winter. Which does not bother Rick Stansbury at all. "We don't have our identity figured out ourselves," he said. "And our identity changes."

The schedule, though, doesn't. And whoever Bulldog basketball is right now and whatever it can become over the course of the campaign, they still must report to court for a tipoff Friday evening as Mississippi State hosts Rider in the season opener. Game time is 8:00 in Humphrey Coliseum with no telecast; the broadcast will be carried on the MSU network as well as XM channel 199. With two days... Recommended Stories

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