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Balis Puts Bulldogs Back To Work(outs)

Every Bulldog-body now knows of the famous locker room countdown clock, ticking down days to the next Egg Bowl. But there is another clock in the Holliman Center, above Coach Matt Balis' office door. And as of today it shows six days until, as an attached sign shows, mat drills. A reminder that Mississippi State's off-season has switched to on.

Balis began his second Mississippi State spring session two weeks ago, as returning Bulldog varsity, redshirts, and a handful of new players started supervised workouts. After these initial days of getting back in a spring rhythm the pace—not to mention weight--really picks up next week when along with regular lifting sessions such aspects as the infamous mat drills and the speed school are added... Recommended Stories

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